Xtramail < 1.12 POP3 Overflow

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1798

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

The remote Xtramail POP server is vulnerable to a buffer overflow when the user supplies a long password string. An attacker may use this flaw to execute arbitrary code on this host with the privileges of the Xtramail server (typically, SYSTEM).

Solution

Upgrade to version 1.12 or higher.

See Also

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/ntbugtraq/1999-q3/0362.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 1798

File Name: 1798.prm

Family: POP Server

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/19

Dependencies: 3035

Nessus ID: 10325

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-1999-1511

BID: 791

OSVDB: 251, 252, 253