Intrusion Prevention

SMTP.ResponseRemote.Remote.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates a possible exploit of a buffer overflow vulnerability in Eudora.
The flaw is caused by a boundary error that may occur when processing SMTP server reply strings. It can be exploited to cause a stack based buffer overflow via an overly long, specially crafted SMTP reply string.

Affected Products

Eudora 7.1.0.9

Impact

The execution of arbitrary code on the system.

Recommended Actions

Do not use untrusted SMTP servers.

CVE References

CVE-2007-2770