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Imap Login Buffer Overflow

 
Signature ID: 3526/0
Original Release:S2
Release:S395 (download)
Original Release Date:2001 February 02
Latest Release Date:2009 April 16
Default Enabled:False
Default Retired:True
Alarm Severity:High
Fidelity:85 

Description

This signature triggers on receipt of packets bound for port 143 that are indicative of an attempt to overflow the imapd login buffer.This may be the precursor to an attempt to gain unauthorized access to system resources.

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Benign Triggers

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IntelliShield Alerts

IntelliShield ID Headline VersionCVSS ScoreLast Published
9263Ipswitch IMail Multiple Vulnerabilities32005 June 08 16:19 GMT
10572Mercur Messaging IMAP Service Buffer Overflow Vulnerability22006 March 21 12:19 GMT

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