FreeBSD : squirrelmail -- XSS vulnerability (d1ce8a4f-c235-11dd-8cbc-00163e000016)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Squirrelmail team reports :

An issue was fixed that allowed an attacker to send specially- crafted
hyperlinks in a message that could execute cross-site scripting (XSS)
when the user viewed the message in SquirrelMail.

See also :

http://secunia.com/Advisories/32143/
http://www.nessus.org/u?eb7db396
http://www.nessus.org/u?9a7a9906

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: 35037 (freebsd_pkg_d1ce8a4fc23511dd8cbc00163e000016.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2379

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