Debian DLA-537-1 : roundcube security update

medium Nessus Plugin ID 91904
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VPR Score: 3

Synopsis

The remote Debian host is missing a security update.

Description

Roundcube, a webmail solution for IMAP servers, was susceptible to cross-site-scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities when handling SVG images.
When right-clicking on the download link of an attached image, it was possible that embedded JavaScript could be executed in a separate Tab.

The update disables displaying of SVG images in e-mails and TABS.
Downloading attachments is still possible. This security update also mitigates against other ways to exploit this issue in SVG images.
(CVE-2016-4068)

For Debian 7 'Wheezy', these problems have been fixed in version 0.7.2-9+deb7u3.

We recommend that you upgrade your roundcube packages.

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

Solution

Upgrade the affected packages.

See Also

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2016/06/msg00038.html

https://packages.debian.org/source/wheezy/roundcube

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 91904

File Name: debian_DLA-537.nasl

Version: 2.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/1/2016

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.1

Temporal Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:roundcube, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:roundcube-core, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:roundcube-mysql, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:roundcube-pgsql, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:roundcube-plugins, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:7.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/30/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8864