IBM Lotus Notes/Domino OutofOffice agent denial of service
|lotus-outofoffice-dos (24212)||Medium Risk|
IBM Lotus Notes and Lotus Domino is vulnerable to a denial of service attack, caused by improper handling of long subject fields by the OutOfOffice agent. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a specially-crafted email to cause the server to crash.
Denial of Service
Upgrade to the latest version of Lotus Notes or Lotus Domino (6.5.5 or later), refer to IBM Support and Downloads - Fix List for Lotus Notes and Lotus Domino Release 6.5.5 Maintenance Release (MR) for more information. See References.
- IBM Support and Downloads: Fix List for Lotus Notes and Lotus Domino Release 6.5.5 Maintenance Release (MR).
- IBM Technote Number: 1178185: Domino server crashes on AMGR when the OutOfOffice agent attempts to reply to a long Subject field.
- Notes/Domino Fix List: SPR # LPEE6DMQWJ fixed in 6.5.5; 6.5.4 FP2 release.
- BID-16158: IBM Lotus Domino and Notes Multiple Unspecified Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2006-0120: Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in IBM Lotus Notes and Domino Server before 6.5.5 allow attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via multiple vectors, involving (1) a malformed message sent to an Out Of Office agent (SPR LPEE6DMQWJ), (2) the compact command (RTIN5U2SAJ), (3) malformed bitmap images (MYAA6FH5HW), (4) the Delete Attachment action (YPHG6844LD), (5) parsing certificates from a remote Certificate Table (AELE6DZFJW), and (6) creating a SSL key ring with the Domino Administration client (NSUA4FQPTN).
- SA18328: IBM Lotus Domino/Notes Multiple Vulnerabilities
- IBM Lotus Domino 6.5.0
- IBM Lotus Domino 6.5.1
- IBM Lotus Domino 6.5.2
- IBM Lotus Domino 6.5.3
- IBM Lotus Domino 6.5.4
- IBM Lotus Domino 18.104.22.168
- IBM Lotus Domino 22.214.171.124
- IBM Lotus Domino Enterprise Server 6.5.2
- IBM Lotus Domino Enterprise Server 6.5.4
- IBM Lotus Notes 6.5
- IBM Lotus Notes 6.5.1
- IBM Lotus Notes 6.5.2
- IBM Lotus Notes 6.5.3
- IBM Lotus Notes 6.5.4
Jan 03, 2006
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