WorldMail <= Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3814


The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow and other flaws.


The remote host is running Eudora WorldMail, a commercial mail server for Windows. This version of Worldmail is vulnerable to a remote buffer overflow. An attacker exploiting this flaw would be able to execute arbitrary code on the target machine. In addition, the application is reported to be vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.


Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 3814

File Name: 3814.prm

Family: IMAP Servers

Published: 2006/11/16

Modified: 2016/01/21

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:U/RC:ND


Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.7


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:U/RC:X

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-6024, CVE-2006-6025

BID: 21099, 21095