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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-2005-1520
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:49:23
Published 26 May 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-1520

Summary

Buffer overflow in the header_get_field_name function in header.c for GNU Mailutils 0.5 and 0.6, and other versions before 0.6.90, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted e-mail.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Gnu Mailutils 0.5

  • Gnu Mailutils 0.6


References

BID - 13766

IDEFENSE - 20050525 GNU Mailutils 0.6 mail header_get_field_name() Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

DEBIAN - DSA-732

SECTRACK - 1014052

SECUNIA - 15442


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:40:12