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CVE-2001-0894

CVE information

Published

20 years ago

Last Modified

4 years ago

CVSSv2.0 Severity

Medium

Impact Analysis

Description

Vulnerability in Postfix SMTP server before 20010228-pl07, when configured to email the postmaster when SMTP errors cause the session to terminate, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory exhaustion) by generating a large number of SMTP errors, which forces the SMTP session log to grow too large..

CVSSv2.0 Score

Severity
Medium
Base Score
5/10
Exploit Score
10/10
Access Vector
Network
Access Complexity
Low
Authentication Required
None
Impact Score
2.9/10
Confidentiality Impact
None
Availability Impact
Partial
Integrity Impact
None

Products Affected

CPE Affected Vulnerable Excluding Edit
cpe:2.3:a:wietse_venema:postfix:2000-02-28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:a:wietse_venema:postfix:1999-12-31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:a:wietse_venema:postfix:1999-09-06:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -