Debian DSA-1519-1 : horde3 - insufficient input sanitising

medium Nessus Plugin ID 31590


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


It was discovered that the Horde web application framework permits arbitrary file inclusion by a remote attacker through the theme preference parameter.


Upgrade the horde3 package.

For the old stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in version 3.0.4-4sarge7.

For the stable distribution (etch) this problem has been fixed in version 3.1.3-4etch3.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 31590

File Name: debian_DSA-1519.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/17/2008

Updated: 1/4/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:horde3, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Patch Publication Date: 3/15/2008

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1284

CWE: 22

DSA: 1519