Fedora 9 : squirrelmail-1.4.18-1.fc9 (2009-4870)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 38748


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Tue May 12 2009 Michal Hlavinka <mhlavink at redhat.com>
- 1.4.18-1

- update to 1.4.18 (fixes CVE-2009-1581)

- Thu Dec 4 2008 Michal Hlavinka <mhlavink at redhat.com> - 1.4.17-1

- update to 1.4.17 (fixes CVE-2008-2379)

- Wed Oct 1 2008 Michal Hlavinka <mhlavink at redhat.com> - 1.4.16-1

- update to 1.4.16

- resolves: #464185: CVE-2008-3663 Squirrelmail session hijacking

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected squirrelmail package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 38748

File Name: fedora_2009-4870.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/05/13

Modified: 2016/12/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:squirrelmail, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:9

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/05/12

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1578, CVE-2009-1579, CVE-2009-1580, CVE-2009-1581

FEDORA: 2009-4870

CWE: 79, 94, 287