SUSE-SA:2003:0008: imp

High Nessus Plugin ID 13773


The remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch


The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2003:0008 (imp).

IMP is a well known PHP-based web-mail system.
Some SQL-injection vulnerabilities were found in IMP 2.x that allow an attacker to access the underlying database. No authentication is needed to exploit this bug.
An attacker can gain access to protected information or, in conjunction with PostgreSQL, execute shell commands remotely.

There is no temporary fix known. Please install the new packages from our FTP servers.

Please download the update package for your distribution and verify its integrity by the methods listed in section 3) of this announcement.
Then, install the package using the command 'rpm -Fhv file.rpm' to apply the update.


Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 13773

File Name: suse_SA_2003_0008.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Agent: unix

Published: 2004/07/25

Modified: 2010/10/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-0025

BID: 6559