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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2004-1211

Original release date: 01/10/2005
Last revised: 09/05/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Multiple buffer overflows in the IMAP service in Mercury/32 4.01a allow remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via long arguments to the (1) EXAMINE, (2) SUBSCRIBE, (3) STATUS, (4) APPEND, (5) CHECK, (6) CLOSE, (7) EXPUNGE, (8) FETCH, (9) RENAME, (10) DELETE, (11) LIST, (12) SEARCH, (13) CREATE, or (14) UNSUBSCRIBE commands.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20041201 Multiple buffer overflows exist in Mercury/32, v4.01a, Dec 8 2003.
Type: Advisory; Exploit
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20041201 Multiple buffer overflows exist in Mercury/32, v4.01a, Dec 8 2003.
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 13348
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://home.kabelfoon.nl/~jaabogae/han/m_401b.html
External Source: XF
Name: mercury-command-bo(18318)
Type: Advisory
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 12508
External Source: BID
Name: 11775
Type: Advisory; Patch Information; Exploit

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