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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-3177

Sophos virus detection engine 2.75 on Linux and Unix, as used in Sophos Email Appliance, Pure Message for Unix, and Sophos Anti-Virus Interface (SAVI), allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (engine crash) via zero-length MIME attachments.
Publish Date : 2008-07-15 Last Update Date : 2017-08-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-3177

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Sophos Es1000 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Sophos Es4000 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Sophos Sophos Anti-virus Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Sophos Sophos Puremessage Anti-virus Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Sophos Es1000 1
Sophos Es4000 1
Sophos Sophos Anti-virus 1
Sophos Sophos Puremessage Anti-virus 1

- References For CVE-2008-3177
XF sophos-mime-dos(43703)
SECTRACK 1020462
BID 30110 Multiple Sophos Products MIME Attachments Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2008-07-10

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-3177

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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