Barracuda Spam Firewall < Firmware 3.1.18 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3200


The remote host is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.


The remote host appears to be a Barracuda Spam Firewall appliance, which protects mail servers from spam and viruses. It appears that the installed appliance suffers from several vulnerabilities that allow for execution of arbitrary code and reading of arbitrary files, all subject to the permissions of the web server user ID.


Upgrade to firmware 3.1.18 or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 3200

File Name: 3200.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2005/09/02

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 19556

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.5

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

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


Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 7.3


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

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Barracuda IMG.PL Remote Command Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-2848, CVE-2005-2847

BID: 14710, 14712