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Microsoft Exchange Empty MIME Charset Denial of Service

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Microsoft Exchange Empty MIME Charset Denial of Service

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/11/2000
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
12/04/2013

Description

Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 does not properly handle a MIME header with a blank charset specified, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a charset="" command, aka the"Malformed MIME Header" vulnerability.

Solution(s)

  • install-exchange-5_5-patch-q248838

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