CVE-2009-1491 Detail

Current Description

McAfee GroupShield for Microsoft Exchange on Exchange Server 2000, and possibly other anti-virus or anti-spam products from McAfee or other vendors, does not scan X- headers for malicious content, which allows remote attackers to bypass virus detection via a crafted message, as demonstrated by a message with an X-Testing header and no message body.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.nmrc.org/~thegnome/blog/apr09/ Exploit 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/50354

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1491
NVD Published Date:
05/05/2009
NVD Last Modified:
08/16/2017
Source:
MITRE