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CVE-2004-0297 Detail


Buffer overflow in the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) daemon (iLDAP.exe in Ipswitch IMail Server 8.03 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and execute arbitrary code via an LDAP message with a large tag length.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  11/23/2004

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source IDEFENSE 20040217 Ipswitch IMail LDAP Daemon Remote Buffer Overflow External Source CONFIRM Third Party Advisory; US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#972334 Exploit; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BID 9682 External Source XF imail-ldap-tag-bo(15243)

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