FreeBSD : squirrelmail -- XSS vulnerability (7fbfe159-3438-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

A SquirrelMail Security Notice reports :

There is a cross site scripting issue in the decoding of encoded text
in certain headers. SquirrelMail correctly decodes the specially
crafted header, but doesn't sanitize the decoded strings.

See also :

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=110012133608004
http://www.nessus.org/u?073c12bc

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 37822 (freebsd_pkg_7fbfe159343811d9a9e70001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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