GLSA-200611-22 : Ingo H3: Folder name shell command injection

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 23730


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200611-22 (Ingo H3: Folder name shell command injection)

Ingo H3 fails to properly escape shell metacharacters in procmail rules.
Impact :

A remote authenticated attacker could craft a malicious rule which could lead to the execution of arbitrary shell commands on the server.
Workaround :

Don't use procmail with Ingo H3.


All Ingo H3 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-apps/horde-ingo-1.1.2'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 23730

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-200611-22.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Published: 2006/11/27

Modified: 2015/04/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:horde-ingo, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2006/11/27

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/10/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-5449

OSVDB: 29894

GLSA: 200611-22