FreeBSD : squirrelmail -- Several XSS vulnerabilities (e879ca68-e01b-11d9-a8bd-000cf18bbe54)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

A SquirrelMail Security Advisory reports :

Several cross site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities have been
discovered in SquirrelMail versions 1.4.0 - 1.4.4.

The vulnerabilities are in two categories: the majority can be
exploited through URL manipulation, and some by sending a specially
crafted email to a victim. When done very carefully, this can cause
the session of the user to be hijacked.

See also :

http://www.squirrelmail.org/security/issue/2005-06-15
http://www.nessus.org/u?ca4e543b

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: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19151 (freebsd_pkg_e879ca68e01b11d9a8bd000cf18bbe54.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1769

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