Delegate Multiple Function Remote Overflows

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1791


The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.


Delegate is reportedly vulnerable to a stack-based buffer overflow that may allow for the execution of arbitrary code. The condition exists if the argument to the 'USER' command is of excessive length.


Contact the vendor for a patch or upgrade.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 1791

Family: POP Server

Published: 2004/08/20

Updated: 2019/03/06

Dependencies: 3035

Nessus ID: 10184

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-1999-0822, CVE-2000-0060, CVE-2000-0091, CVE-2001-0776, CVE-2001-1046, CVE-2002-0454, CVE-2002-0889, CVE-2002-1781, CVE-2002-0799

BID: 4055, 2781, 2811, 4295, 4614, 4789, 790, 830, 894, 942