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The remote Oracle Linux host is missing a security update.
From Red Hat Security Advisory 2007:0022 :
A new squirrelmail package that fixes security issues is now available
for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 and 4.
SquirrelMail is a standards-based webmail package written in PHP.
Several cross-site scripting bugs were discovered in SquirrelMail. An
SquirrelMail pages by tricking a user into visiting a carefully
crafted URL. (CVE-2006-6142)
Users of SquirrelMail should upgrade to this erratum package, which
contains a backported patch to correct these issues.
Notes: - After installing this update, users are advised to restart
their httpd service to ensure that the updated version functions
correctly. - config.php should NOT be modified, please modify
config_local.php instead. - Known Bug: The configuration generator may
potentially produce bad options that interfere with the operation of
this application. Applying specific config changes to config_local.php
manually is recommended.
See also :
Update the affected squirrelmail package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 67442 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2006-6142