Ventia DeskNow Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities (deprecated)

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2586


The remote Ventia DeskNow server allows unauthorized access to local files and email.


The remote host is running Ventia DeskNow Mail And Collaboration Server. Ventia DeskNow allows multiple users to chat, share files, collaborate and more via a central Ventia DeskNow server. There is a flaw with the version of DeskNow that allows files to be modified on the local server, email to be tampered with, and other flaws.


Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2586

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2005/02/02

Modified: 2018/09/16

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

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


Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 6.2


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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-0332

BID: 12421