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Lotus Domino SMTP Server Malformed vcal Denial of Service Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks version of Lotus Domino SMTP server

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

Synopsis :

The remote SMTP server is susceptible to a denial of service attack.

Description :

The remote host is running Lotus Domino, a messaging and collaboration
application suite.

According to the version number in its banner, the SMTP server bundled
with Lotus Domino on the remote host reportedly suffers from a denial
of service flaw. Specifically, the routing server will consumes 100%
of the CPU when attempting to process a malformed 'vcal' meeting
request. An unauthenticated attacker may be able to leverage this
issue to deny service to legitimate users.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Lotus Domino 6.5.4 FP1, 6.5.5 or 7.0 or later.

Threat Level:

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9

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