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qpopper Qvsnprintf buffer overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
qpopper options buffer overflow
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote qpopper server, according to its banner, is
vulnerable to a one-byte overflow it its function
A possible hacker may use this flaw to gain a (non-root)
shell on this host, provided that he has a valid
POP account to log in with.
*** This test could not confirm the existence of the
*** problem - it relied on the banner being returned.
Solution : Upgrade to version 4.0.5cf2 or newer
Threat Level: High
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