Ubuntu 4.10 / 5.04 : courier vulnerabilities (USN-201-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2005-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

Several Cross Site Scripting vulnerabilities were discovered in
SqWebmail. A remote attacker could exploit this to execute arbitrary
JavaScript or other active HTML embeddable content in the web browser
of an SqWebmail user by sending specially crafted emails to him.

Please note that the 'sqwebmail' package is not officially supported
by Ubuntu (it is in the 'universe' section of the archive).

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20617 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2724