openSUSE Security Update : php5-pear-mail (openSUSE-SU-2010:0909-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 50369


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Passing specially crafted $from and $recepient arguments to php5-pear-mail's sendmail.php allowed attackers to inject shell code (CVE-2009-4023, CVE-2009-4111).


Update the affected php5-pear-mail package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 50369

File Name: suse_11_1_php5-pear-mail-101022.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/10/28

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-pear-mail, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/10/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4023, CVE-2009-4111

CWE: 94