Multiple buffer overflows in the HandleChild function in server.c in Greylisting daemon (GLD) 1.3 and 1.4, when GLD is listening on a network interface, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.
Published 2005-04-12 04:00:00
Updated 2017-07-11 01:32:32
Source MITRE
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Vulnerability category: Execute code

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2005-1099

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 98 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

Metasploit modules for CVE-2005-1099

  • GLD (Greylisting Daemon) Postfix Buffer Overflow
    Disclosure Date: 2005-04-12
    First seen: 2020-04-26
    This module exploits a stack buffer overflow in the Salim Gasmi GLD <= 1.4 greylisting daemon for Postfix. By sending an overly long string the stack can be overwritten. Authors: - aushack <>

CVSS scores for CVE-2005-1099

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Products affected by CVE-2005-1099

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