FreeBSD : roundcube -- XSS vulnerability (4ae68e7c-dda4-11e0-a906-00215c6a37bb)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 56168


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


RoundCube development Team reports :

We just published a new release which fixes a recently reported XSS vulnerability as an update to the stable 0.5 branch. Please update your installations with this new version or patch them with the fix which is also published in the downloads section or our page.

and :

During one of pen-tests I found that _mbox parameter is not properly sanitized and reflected XSS attack is possible.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 56168

File Name: freebsd_pkg_4ae68e7cdda411e0a90600215c6a37bb.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2011/09/13

Modified: 2013/06/21

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:freebsd:freebsd:roundcube, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/09/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/08/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2937