Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Microsoft Exchange Empty Boundary Denial of Service

Free InsightVM Trial No credit card necessary
Watch Demo See how it all works
Back to Search

Microsoft Exchange Empty Boundary Denial of Service

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
11/01/2004
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
07/16/2012

Description

Microsoft Exchange Server does not properly handle a MIME header with a missing boundary. This can cause the server to consume all available disk space while attempting to relay the message.

Solution(s)

  • apply-sp-exchange-5_5-sp4

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;