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Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2002-1416
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:30:32
Published 11 Apr 2003 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



The POP3 service for WebEasyMail and earlier generates diffferent error messages for valid and invalid usernames during authentication, which makes it easier for remote attackers to conduct brute force attacks.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Webeasymail


BID - 5519

XF - webeasymail-pop3-bruteforce(9925)

BUGTRAQ - 20020820 Advisory: DoS in WebEasyMail +more possible?

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:19