openSUSE 10 Security Update : squirrelmail (squirrelmail-5860)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 35184


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update brings squirrelmail to version 1.4.10a, fixing a previous regression in cookie handling (novell bug 446400) and a XSS problem (CVE-2008-2379).


Update the affected squirrelmail package.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 35184

File Name: suse_squirrelmail-5860.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/12/16

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:10.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/12/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2379

CWE: 79