vpopmail vsybase.c buffer overflow

vpopmail-vsybase-bo (17016) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

Inter7 vpopmail (vchkpw) is vulnerable to a buffer overflow, caused by a vulnerability in the vsybase.c file. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to overflow a buffer and possibly execute arbitrary code on the system or cause a denial of service.


Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of August 1, 2014.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Inter7 vpopmail (vchkpw) 5.4.2 and prior

Reported:

Aug 17, 2004

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