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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-1255

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the IMAP server in IMail 8.12 and 8.13 in Ipswitch Collaboration Suite (ICS), and other versions before IMail Server 8.2 Hotfix 2, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a LOGIN command with (1) a long username argument or (2) a long username argument that begins with a special character.
Publish Date : 2005-05-25 Last Update Date : 2008-11-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-1255

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Ipswitch Imail 8.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Ipswitch Imail 8.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Ipswitch Imail Server 8.2 Hotfix 2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Ipswitch Ipswitch Collaboration Suite Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Ipswitch Imail 2
Ipswitch Imail Server 1
Ipswitch Ipswitch Collaboration Suite 1

- References For CVE-2005-1255
IDEFENSE 20050524 Ipswitch IMail IMAP LOGIN Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
BID 13727 Ipswitch IMail Server Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-04-03 CONFIRM
SECTRACK 1014047

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-1255

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