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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

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