MailEnable ForgottenPassword.aspx Username Parameter XSS

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote web server hosts an application that is affected by a
cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Description :

The webmail client bundled with MailEnable is affected by a
cross-site scripting vulnerability in the ForgottenPassword.aspx
script. The 'Username' parameter fails to properly sanitize user-
supplied input. Successful exploitation would allow an attacker to
steal cookies used for webmail access.

See also :

http://www.nerv.fi/CVE-2012-0389.txt
http://www.mailenable.com/kb/Content/Article.asp?ID=me020567

Solution :

Upgrade to MailEnable 5.53 / 6.03 or later.

Alternatively, those with MailEnable 4 can apply the fix provided in
the referenced URL.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 59569 ()

Bugtraq ID: 51401

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0389