Mercur Mailserver Remote Overflow
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3480
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.
DescriptionThe remote IMAP server is running Mercur Mailserver.
This version of Mercur is vulnerable to a flaw where remote users can send specially crafted IMAP LOGIN and SELECT commands. Upon parsing of these commands, the Mercur Mailserver crashes, potentially executing arbitrary system code.
SolutionUpgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.