Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : roundcubemail (MDVSA-2013:263)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in roundcubemail :

It was discovered that roundcube does not properly sanitize the
_session parameter in steps/utils/save_pref.inc during saving
preferences. The vulnerability can be exploited to overwrite
configuration settings and subsequently allowing random file access,
manipulated SQL queries and even code execution (CVE-2013-6172).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

See also :

http://roundcube.net/news/2013/10/21/security-updates-095-and-087/

Solution :

Update the affected roundcubemail package.

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 : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70689 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63300

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6172

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