FreeBSD : squirrelmail -- XSS in HTML filter (0e575ed3-0764-11dc-a80b-0016179b2dd5)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

The SquirrelMail developers report :

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in the HTML filter
in SquirrelMail 1.4.0 through 1.4.9a allow remote attackers to inject
arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) data: URI in an HTML e-mail
attachment or (2) various non-ASCII character sets that are not
properly filtered when viewed with Microsoft Internet Explorer.

See also :

http://www.squirrelmail.org/security/issue/2007-05-09
http://www.nessus.org/u?8b879486

Solution :

Update the affected package.

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: 25305 (freebsd_pkg_0e575ed3076411dca80b0016179b2dd5.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1262

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