Intrusion Prevention

POP3.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates a buffer overflow vulnerability in Qualcomm qpopper 2.4 software.

qpopper is a Post Office Protocol (POP) mail server provided by Qualcomm. Due to inadequate boundary checking, a remote attacker can execute arbitrary command on a target system by passing it a specially-crafted POP command.

Affected Products

Qualcomm qpopper version 2.4

Impact

An attacker can execute arbitrary code on a target system

Recommended Actions

Apply appropriate patches or upgrade the system to the latest non-vulnerable version.

CVE References

CVE-1999-0006

Other References

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