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Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-2000-1198
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:06:50
Published 31 Aug 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



qpopper POP server creates lock files with predictable names, which allows local users to cause a denial of service for other users (lack of mail access) by creating lock files for other mail boxes.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Qualcomm Qpopper 2.53

  • Qualcomm Qpopper 3.0


BID - 1132

BUGTRAQ - 20000420 pop3

BUGTRAQ - 20000420 pop3d/imap DOS (while we're on the subject)

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:04