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php IMAP overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for version of PHP
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A version of php which is older than 4.0.4
is running on this host.
There is a buffer overflow condition in the IMAP
module of this version which may allow a possible hacker
to execute arbitrary commands with the uid of the web
server, if this server is serving a webmail interface.
Solution : Upgrade to PHP 4.0.4
Reference : http://online.securityfocus.com/archive/1/166602
Threat Level: High
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