openSUSE 10 Security Update : squirrelmail (squirrelmail-3944)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27458


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of squirrelmail fixes two cross-site-scripting vulnerabilities that can be used by an attacker to read opened emails (CVE-2007-1262) and to send email on behalf of the user (CVE-2007-2589).

This is a reissue of the previous update due to regressions.


Update the affected squirrelmail package.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27458

File Name: suse_squirrelmail-3944.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Modified: 2016/12/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:squirrelmail, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/06/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1262, CVE-2007-2589

CWE: 79, 352