CommuniGatePro < 4.1b2 Session Token Disclosure

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2178


The remote host may allow an attacker to gain unauthorized access to a user's email.


The remote CommuniGatePro, according to its version number, is vulnerable to a flaw that may allow an attacker access the mailboxes of its victims. To exploit such a flaw, the attacker needs to send an email to a victim with a link to an image hosted on a rogue server that will store the Referer field sent by the user-agent that contains the credentials used to access the victim's mailbox.


Upgrade to CommuniGatePro 4.1b2 or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2178

File Name: 2178.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/08/30

Modified: 2016/01/30

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 11567

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

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


Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5.1


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:X/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

OSVDB: 50621