Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Gain root remotely >> Xtramail pop3 overflow


Vulnerability Assessment Details

Xtramail pop3 overflow

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Attempts to overflow the in.pop3d buffers

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote pop3 server is vulnerable to the following
buffer overflow :

USER test
PASS

This *may* permit a possible hacker to execute arbitrary commands
as root on the remote POP3 server.

Solution : contact your vendor, inform it of this
vulnerability, and ask for a patch

Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 791

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 1999 Renaud Deraison

Cables, Connectors


Vintage FARADAY FE2010A M92H601 IBM XT PC computer chipset for 8088, USA picture

Vintage FARADAY FE2010A M92H601 IBM XT PC computer chipset for 8088, USA

$15.00



Vintage Intel C1702A -6 First uv Erasable ROM - Quantity 1 picture

Vintage Intel C1702A -6 First uv Erasable ROM - Quantity 1

$100.00



Vintage Classic Apple Macintosh System Boot Install Disk Floppy/CD *Pick Version picture

Vintage Classic Apple Macintosh System Boot Install Disk Floppy/CD *Pick Version

$10.39



AC Adapter For DOD FX50B Overdrive Plus Effects Pedal FX50 Preamp Power Supply  picture

AC Adapter For DOD FX50B Overdrive Plus Effects Pedal FX50 Preamp Power Supply

$7.99



Vintage Intel C8316A Gold & white Ceramic ROM  - lot of 4 picture

Vintage Intel C8316A Gold & white Ceramic ROM - lot of 4

$100.00



Vintage IBM 6489922 AT Motherboard 8MHz CPU 512KB System Board 8x ISA  picture

Vintage IBM 6489922 AT Motherboard 8MHz CPU 512KB System Board 8x ISA

$199.99



Vintage Commodore MPS801 Matrix Printer - As/Is picture

Vintage Commodore MPS801 Matrix Printer - As/Is

$29.99



Rare Vintage DEC Axp 150 Motherboard Digital ALPHA 70-29685 20678-02 - TECH SPEC picture

Rare Vintage DEC Axp 150 Motherboard Digital ALPHA 70-29685 20678-02 - TECH SPEC

$99.98



Vintage 00s Red Chieftec/Antec Dragon Red ATX Case w/PSU picture

Vintage 00s Red Chieftec/Antec Dragon Red ATX Case w/PSU

$119.99



Vintage RT6655T Clicky-keyboard  IBM PC, New In Box + Mouse Keyboard picture

Vintage RT6655T Clicky-keyboard IBM PC, New In Box + Mouse Keyboard

$250.00



Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.