MDaemon < 8.1.0 Content Filter Traversal Arbitrary File Overwrite

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3151

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a directory traversal flaw.

Description

The remote host is running Alt-N MDaemon, an SMTP/IMAP server for Windows. According to its banner, the version of MDaemon on the remote host is prone to a directory traversal flaw that can be exploited to overwrite files outside the application's quarantine directory provided MDaemon's attachment quarantine feature is enabled.

Solution

Upgrade to version 8.1.0 or higher.

See Also

http://files.altn.com/MDaemon/Release/RelNotes_en.txt

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 3151

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2005/07/27

Modified: 2016/01/30

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 19310

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.4

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

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

Reference Information

BID: 14400