Fedora 9 : roundcubemail-0.2-7.stable.fc9 (2009-1256)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Upgrade to 0.2 stable Following security fix is included as well:
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier
CVE-2009-0413 to the following vulnerability: Cross-site scripting
(XSS) vulnerability in RoundCube Webmail (roundcubemail) 0.2 stable
allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the
background attribute embedded in an HTML e-mail message. References:
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-0413
http://trac.roundcube.net/changeset/2245
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/33372
http://secunia.com/advisories/33622
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/48129

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://trac.roundcube.net/changeset/2245
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/33372
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/48129
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=484052
http://www.nessus.org/u?bdf24f69

Solution :

Update the affected roundcubemail package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 35594 (fedora_2009-1256.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 33372

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0413

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