FreeBSD : roundcube -- remote execution of arbitrary code (8f483746-d45d-11dd-84ec-001fc66e7203)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 35285


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


Entry for CVE-2008-5619 says :

html2text.php in RoundCube Webmail (roundcubemail) 0.2-1.alpha and 0.2-3.beta allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted input that is processed by the preg_replace function with the eval switch.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 35285

File Name: freebsd_pkg_8f483746d45d11dd84ec001fc66e7203.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/01/02

Modified: 2014/06/03

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:roundcube, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/12/30

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2008/12/12

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Elliot (Roundcube 0.2beta RCE)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-5619

CWE: 94