openSUSE 10 Security Update : squirrelmail (squirrelmail-1837)

High Nessus Plugin ID 27454


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes a local file inclusion problem in the squirrelmail webmail frontend. The issue is tracked by the Mitre CVE ID CVE-2006-2842.


Update the affected squirrelmail package.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 27454

File Name: suse_squirrelmail-1837.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:squirrelmail, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2006/07/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-2842