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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-1098

MIMEDefang in MIME-tools 5.414 allows remote attackers to bypass virus scanning capabilities via an e-mail attachment with a virus that contains an empty boundary string in the Content-Type header.
Publish Date : 2005-01-10 Last Update Date : 2017-07-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-1098

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 9.2 Amd64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 10.0 Amd64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 10.1 X86 64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux Corporate Server 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux Corporate Server 2.1 X86 64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Roaring Penguin Mimedefang 2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Roaring Penguin Mimedefang 2.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Roaring Penguin Mimedefang 2.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Roaring Penguin Mimedefang 2.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Roaring Penguin Mimedefang 2.38 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Roaring Penguin Mimedefang 2.39 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Roaring Penguin Mimedefang 2.41 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Roaring Penguin Mimedefang 2.42 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Roaring Penguin Mimedefang 2.43 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Roaring Penguin Mimedefang 2.44 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Roaring Penguin Mimedefang 2.45 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Roaring Penguin Mimedefang 4.46 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Roaring Penguin Mimedefang 4.47 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Suse Suse Linux 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Suse Suse Linux 8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Suse Suse Linux 8.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS Suse Suse Linux 9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS Suse Suse Linux 9.0 X86 64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS Suse Suse Linux 9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 OS Suse Suse Linux 9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 6
Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux Corporate Server 2
Roaring Penguin Mimedefang 13
Suse Suse Linux 7

- References For CVE-2004-1098
XF mimetools-boundary-virus-bypass(17940)
BID 11563 Roaring Penguin Software MIMEDefang Multiple Unspecified Vulnerabilities Release Date:2004-10-29
MLIST 20041026 [Mimedefang] SECURITY: Patch for MIME-tools
GENTOO GLSA-200411-06

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-1098

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