vulnerability bulletin 12613
McAfee Email Gateway: denial of service via SMTP Proxy
Synthesis of the vulnerability
An attacker can send a malformed attachment, in order to generate a memory leak in SMTP Proxy of McAfee Email Gateway, in order to trigger a denial of service.Impacted products:
McAfee Email Gateway.
BID-58901, KB77956, VIGILANCE-VUL-12613.
Description of the vulnerability
The SMTP proxy of McAfee Email Gateway uses plugins to analyze documents.
However, one of these plugins does not free all the memory it allocates. Technical details are unknown.
An attacker can therefore send a malformed attachment, in order to generate a memory leak in SMTP Proxy of McAfee Email Gateway, in order to trigger a denial of service.Complete Vigil@nce bulletin....
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