Nakedsoft Gaucho < 1.4.0 Build 151 Content-Type Header Overflow

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2168

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

The remote host is using Nakedsoft Gaucho, an email client for Microsoft Windows. It is reported that this version of the software is prone to a buffer overflow in its mail headers processing function. An attacker may craft a malicious email that could execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

Solution

Upgrade to Gaucho 1.4.0 build 151 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2168

Family: SMTP Clients

Published: 2004/08/27

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1100

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5.1

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 4.9

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

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1752

BID: 11023