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Ipswitch IMAPD LIST Command Denial of Service Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for LIST command denial of service vulnerability in Ipswitch IMAPD
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote IMAP server is affected by a denial of service
The remote host is running Ipswitch Collaboration Suite or IMail
Server, commercial messaging and collaboration suites for Windows.
The version of Ipswitch Collaboration Suite / IMail server installed
on the remote host contains an IMAP server that suffers from a denial
of service flaw. Using a specially crafted LIST command of around
8000 bytes, an authenticated attacker can crash the IMAP server on the
affected host, thereby denying service to legitimate users.
See also :
Upgrade to Ipswitch Collaboration Suite 2.02 / IMail 8.22 or later.
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
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