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CVE-2006-1255 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the IMAP service in Mercur Messaging 5.0 SP3 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long string to the (1) LOGIN or (2) SELECT command, a different set of attack vectors and possibly a different vulnerability than CVE-2003-1177.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2006/Mar/1111
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2006/Mar/1167
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17138
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0977
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/25290

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mercur:mercur_messaging:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2005_5.0_sp3


Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-1255
NVD Published Date:
03/18/2006
NVD Last Modified:
07/19/2017