CVE-1999-1553

Current Description

Buffer overflow in XCmail 0.99.6 with autoquote enabled allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a long subject line.

Evaluator Description

The authors were notified of this problem and it was fixed in devel-release 0.99.7.

Basic Data

PublishedMay 01, 1999
Last ModifiedDecember 19, 2017
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score10.0
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score10.0
Obtain All Privilegetrue
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationXcmailXcmail0.99.6*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Xcmail Xcmail 0.99.6

References

NameSourceURLTags
19990301 [0z0n3] XCmail remotely exploitable vulnerabilityhttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/12730BUGTRAQExploit
311http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/311BID
xcmail-reply-overflow(1859)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/1859XF