FreeBSD : SquirrelMail -- post-authentication remote code execution (e1de77e8-c45e-48d7-8866-5a6f943046de)

High Nessus Plugin ID 102691


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


SquirrelMail developers report :

SquirrelMail 1.4.22 (and other versions before 20170427_0200-SVN) allows post-authentication remote code execution via a file that is mishandled in a popen call. It's possible to exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary shell commands on the remote server.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 102691

File Name: freebsd_pkg_e1de77e8c45e48d788665a6f943046de.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/08/23

Modified: 2017/08/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:squirrelmail, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2017/08/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/04/19