GLSA-200504-24 : eGroupWare: XSS and SQL injection vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200504-24
(eGroupWare: XSS and SQL injection vulnerabilities)

Multiple SQL injection and cross-site scripting vulnerabilities have
been found in several eGroupWare modules.

Impact :

An attacker could possibly use the SQL injection vulnerabilities to gain
information from the database. Furthermore the cross-site scripting
issues give an attacker the ability to inject and execute malicious
script code or to steal cookie based authentication credentials,
potentially compromising the victim's browser.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gulftech.org/?node=research&article_id=00069-04202005
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200504-24.xml

Solution :

All eGroupWare users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-apps/egroupware-1.0.0.007'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18127 (gentoo_GLSA-200504-24.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1202
CVE-2005-1203