ArGoSoft Mail Server Pro Webmail viewheaders Multiple Field XSS

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote web server is affected by a cross-site scripting flaw.

Description :

The remote host is running ArGoSoft Mail Server Pro, a messaging
system for Windows.

According to its banner, the webmail server bundled with the version
of ArGoSoft Mail Server Pro installed on the remote host fails to
properly filter message headers before displaying them as part of a
message to users. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this issue
to inject arbitrary HTML and script code into a user's browser, to be
executed within the security context of the affected website.

See also :

http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2006-6/advisory/
http://www.argosoft.com/rootpages/MailServer/ChangeList.aspx

Solution :

Upgrade to ArGoSoft Mail Server Pro version 1.8.8.6 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 20985 (argosoft_ms_webmail_xss.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 16834

CVE ID: CVE-2006-0978