Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : php-pear-Mail (MDVSA-2010:025)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered and corrected in php-pear
(Mail) :

Argument injection vulnerability in the sendmail implementation of the
Mail::Send method (Mail/sendmail.php) in the Mail package 1.1.14 for
PEAR allows remote attackers to read and write arbitrary files via a
crafted parameter, a different vector than CVE-2009-4111
(CVE-2009-4023).

Argument injection vulnerability in Mail/sendmail.php in the Mail
package 1.1.14, 1.2.0b2, and possibly other versions for PEAR allows
remote attackers to read and write arbitrary files via a crafted
parameter, and possibly other parameters, a different vulnerability
than CVE-2009-4023 (CVE-2009-4111).

Packages for 2008.0 are provided for Corporate Desktop 2008.0
customers.

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

Solution :

Update the affected php-pear and / or php-pear-Mail packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 44303 (mandriva_MDVSA-2010-025.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 37081

CVE ID: CVE-2009-4023
CVE-2009-4111

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