openSUSE 10 Security Update : squirrelmail (squirrelmail-5835)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 35040


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Insufficient input checks could allow remote attackers to conduct a cross site scripting (XSS) attack (CVE-2008-2379).


Update the affected squirrelmail package.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 35040

File Name: suse_squirrelmail-5835.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/12/05

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:squirrelmail, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/12/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2379

CWE: 79