Vulnerability Note VU#875633
Symantec Mail Security for SMTP arbitrary code execution vulnerability
Symantec Mail Security for SMTP contains a vulnerability that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, or create a denial of service condition.
Symantec Mail Security for SMTP is an antispam, antivirus, and content filtering software package that scans email.
Symantec Mail Security for SMTP contains a vulnerability that occurs when processing mail messages with malformed headers. An attacker may be able to exploit this vulnerability by sending a specially crafted email message through a vulnerable system.
A remote, unauthenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code, or create a denial of service condition.
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Symantec, Inc.||Affected||-||01 Mar 2007|
CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
Thanks to Steve Arvanitis for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Ryan Giobbi.
- CVE IDs: Unknown
- Date Public: 09 Feb 2007
- Date First Published: 01 Mar 2007
- Date Last Updated: 02 Mar 2007
- Severity Metric: 2.10
- Document Revision: 13
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