• CVSS Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings • CPE Information
Buffer overflow in the control service for MERCUR Mailserver 4.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long password.
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Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Record Created
20020830 Disclaimer: The record 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 (20020830)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(1) Baker
NOOP(5) Christey, Cole, Cox, Foat, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> The vendor confirmed this issue via email on August 30:
   "The vulnerability report was correct. The problem are fixed in the
   mercur control service version <4.02.01>. This version of the mercur
   control service are integrated in the current download version of
   Mercur Mailserver 4.2."

Proposed (Legacy)
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