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

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2005-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2006-2016 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).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20617 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2724
CVE-2005-2769
CVE-2005-2820