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CVSSv2

CVE-2005-1513

Published: 11/05/2005 Updated: 24/05/2020
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5 | Impact Score: 2.9 | Exploitability Score: 10
VMScore: 445
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Vulnerability Summary

Integer overflow in the stralloc_readyplus function in qmail, when running on 64 bit platforms with a large amount of virtual memory, allows remote malicious users to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a large SMTP request.

Vulnerability Trend

Affected Products

Vendor Product Versions
Dan BernsteinQmail*

Vendor Advisories

Georgi Guninski and the Qualys Research Labs discovered multiple vulnerabilities in qmail (shipped in Debian as netqmail with additional patches) which could result in the execution of arbitrary code, bypass of mail address verification and a local information leak whether a file exists or not For the oldstable distribution (stretch), these proble ...

Mailing Lists

Qualys Security Advisory 15 years later: Remote Code Execution in qmail (CVE-2005-1513) ======================================================================== Contents ======================================================================== Summary Analysis Exploitation qmail-verify - CVE-2020-3811 - CVE-2020-3812 Mitigations Acknowledgments ...
In 2005, three vulnerabilities were discovered in qmail but were never fixed because they were believed to be unexploitable in a default installation Qualys recently re-discovered these vulnerabilities and were able to exploit one of them remotely in a default installation ...
Qualys Security Advisory 15 years later: Remote Code Execution in qmail (CVE-2005-1513) ======================================================================== Contents ======================================================================== Summary Analysis Exploitation qmail-verify - CVE-2020-3811 - CVE-2020-3812 Mitigations Acknowledgments ...