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Category:SMTP problems
Title:EXPN overflow

It was possible to make the remote mail server
crash when issuing a too long argument to the
EXPN command.

An attacker may use this flaw to prevent your organization from
receiving any mail, or to force your mail to go through another
mail server, noted as an MX.

Solution : upgrade your mail server or contact your vendor for a fix
Risk factor : High

Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 2412
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2001-0280
Bugtraq: 20010223 Mercur Mailserver 3.3 buffer overflow with EXPN (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: mercur-expn-bo(6149)
CopyrightThis script is Copyright (C) 2001 Renaud Deraison

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