Family: Denial of Service --> Category: denial
up-imapproxy Literal DoS Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for Literal DoS Vulnerability in up-imapproxy
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is running at least one instance of up-imapproxy that does
not properly handle IMAP literals. This flaw allows a remote attacker
to crash the proxy, killing existing connections as well as preventing
new ones, by using literals at unexpected times.
Solution : Upgrade to up-imapproxy 1.2.3rc2 or later.
Threat Level: Low
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