• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Microsoft Outlook Express before 4.72.3612.1700 allows a malicious user to send a message that contains a .., which can inadvertently cause Outlook to re-enter POP3 command mode and cause the POP3 session to hang.
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Date Entry Created
20010831 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Proposed (20010912)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(2) Cole, Wall
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(1) Foat
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> (Task 2241)
 CHANGE> [Frech changed vote from REVIEWING to MODIFY]
 Frech> XF:outlook-pop3-dot-dos(8926)

Proposed (Legacy)
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