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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200805-04
(eGroupWare: Multiple vulnerabilities)
A vulnerability has been reported in FCKEditor due to the way that file
uploads are handled in the file
editor/filemanager/upload/php/upload.php when a filename has multiple
file extensions (CVE-2008-2041). Another vulnerability exists in the
_bad_protocol_once() function in the file
phpgwapi/inc/class.kses.inc.php, which allows remote attackers to
bypass HTML filtering (CVE-2008-1502).
The first vulnerability can be exploited to upload malicious files and
execute arbitrary PHP code provided that a directory is writable by the
webserver. The second vulnerability can be exploited by remote
attackers via a specially crafted URL in order to conduct cross-site
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All eGroupWare users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-apps/egroupware-1.4.004'
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 32152 (gentoo_GLSA-200805-04.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2008-1502CVE-2008-2041
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