Qualcomm Qpopper Remote Overflow DoS

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1792

Synopsis

The remote qpopper service may be vulnerable to a denial of service (DoS) attack.

Description

The remote qpopper service may be vulnerable to a denial of service (DoS) attack. If a string of longer than approximately 2048 characters is sent to the qpopper process, a denial of service condition will occur.

Solution

Upgrade to the newest version.

See Also

http://online.securityfocus.com/archive/1/27197

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 1792

Family: POP Server

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/19

Dependencies: 3035

Nessus ID: 10184

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSSv2

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

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

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