Kerio MailServer < 6.0.10 Unspecified Admin Web Interface DoS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2873


The remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.


The remote host is running a version of Kerio MailServer prior to 6.0.10.

There is a flaw in the remote version of this server that would allow an attacker to exhaust resources on the administrative web interface. While the details of the flaw are unknown, it is alledged that an attacker can launch the attack without any credentials and render the target service unavailable.


Upgrade to Kerio MailServer 6.0.10 or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2873

File Name: 2873.prm

Family: SMTP Servers

Published: 2005/05/02

Modified: 2016/01/30

Dependencies: 2004, 2005

Nessus ID: 18256, 18184

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3

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

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


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.8


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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-1062, CVE-2005-1063

BID: 13458, 13616