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ArGoSoft Mail Server IMAP Server Directory Traversal Vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for directory traversal vulnerability in ArGoSoft IMAP server

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote IMAP server is subject to directory traversal attacks.

Description :

The remote host is running ArGoSoft Mail Server, a messaging system
for Windows.

The IMAP server bundled with the version of ArGoSoft Mail Server
installed on the remote host fails to filter directory traversal
sequences from mailbox names passed to the 'RENAME' command. An
authenticated attacker can exploit this issue to move mailboxes to any
location on the affected system.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2006-02/0439.html
http://www.argosoft.com/rootpages/mailserver/ChangeList.aspx

Solution :

Upgrade to ArGoSoft Mail Server 1.8.8.6 or later.

Network Security Threat Level:

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.4
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:R/C:N/I:P/A:N/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 16809

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security

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