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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.100512
Category:SMTP problems
Title:XMail Insecure Temporary File Creation Vulnerability
Summary:XMail creates temporary files in an insecure manner.
Description:Summary:
XMail creates temporary files in an insecure manner.

Vulnerability Impact:
An attacker with local access could potentially exploit this issue to
perform symbolic-link attacks, overwriting arbitrary files in the context of the affected application.

Successfully mounting a symlink attack may allow the attacker to delete or corrupt sensitive files,
which may result in a denial of service. Other attacks may also be possible.

Affected Software/OS:
Versions prior to XMail 1.27 are affected.

Solution:
Updates are available. Please see the references for details.

CVSS Score:
2.6

CVSS Vector:
AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P

Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 38427
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