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Exim Illegal IPv6 Address and SPA Authentication Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Exim Illegal IPv6 Address and SPA Authentication Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is running Exim, a message transfer agent (SMTP).
It is reported that Exim is prone to an IPv6 Address and a SPA
authentication buffer Overflow . A possible hacker, exploiting those flaws,
may be able to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.
Exim must be configured with SPA Authentication or with IPv6 support
to exploit those flaws.
Solution : Upgrade to Exim latest version
Threat Level: High
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