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Ipswitch IMail Server SMTP Service Code Execution Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks version of Ipswitch IMail
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote SMTP server is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.
The remote host is running Ipswitch Collaboration Suite / IMail Secure
Server / IMail Server, commercial messaging and collaboration suites
According to its banner, the version of Ipswitch Collaboration Suite /
IMail Secure Server / IMail Server installed on the remote host has a
stack buffer overflow in its SMTP server component that can be
triggered by long strings within the characters '@' and ':'. An
unauthenticated attacker may be able to leverage this flaw to crash
the SMTP service or even to execute arbitrary code remotely.
See also :
Upgrade to version 2006.1 of the appropriate application.
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.0
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