CVE-ID

CVE-1999-1521

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
Computalynx CMail 2.4 and CMail 2.3 SP2 SMTP servers are vulnerable to a buffer overflow attack in the MAIL FROM command that may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the server.
References
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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(1) Frech
NOOP(4) Christey, Cole, Foat, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> Remove "attack" from description and slightly rewrite.
 Christey> ADDREF BUGTRAQ:19991029 Vulnerability in CMail SMTP Server Version 2.4: Remotely exploitable buffer
   URL:URL:http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/32573 
   ADDREF BUGTRAQ:19990616 C-Mail SMTP Server Remote Buffer Overflow Exploit
   URL:http://online.securityfocus.com/archive/1/15524
   
   Note: this last post exploits an overflow through VRFY
   instead of MAIL FROM.  However, CD:SF-LOC suggests merging two
   issues of the same type that are in the same versions.
   
   ADDREF BUGTRAQ:19990526 Multiple Web Interface Security Holes
   URL:http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=92774425211457&w=2

Proposed (Legacy)
20010912
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