Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : roundcubemail (MDVSA-2013:149)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66186


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.


A vulnerability has been found and corrected in roundcubemail :

A local file inclusion flaw was found in the way RoundCube Webmail, a browser-based multilingual IMAP client, performed validation of the 'generic_message_footer' value provided via web user interface in certain circumstances. A remote attacker could issue a specially crafted request that, when processed by RoundCube Webmail could allow an attacker to obtain arbitrary file on the system, accessible with the privileges of the user running RoundCube Webmail client (CVE-2013-1904).

The updated packages have been upgraded to the 0.8.6 version which is not affected by this issue.


Update the affected roundcubemail package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66186

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2013-149.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/04/23

Modified: 2016/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:roundcubemail, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/04/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1904

BID: 58770

MDVSA: 2013:149