Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> CGI abuses >> SquirrelMail S/MIME Plug-in Remote Command Execution Vulnerability


Vulnerability Assessment Details

SquirrelMail S/MIME Plug-in Remote Command Execution Vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for remote command execution vulnerability in SquirrelMail S/MIME Plugin

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote web server contains a PHP script that is prone to arbitrary
command execution attacks.

Description :

The S/MIME test for SquirrelMail installed on the remote host does
not sanitize the 'cert' parameter used by the 'viewcert.php' script.
An authenticated user can exploit this flaw to execute system commands
remotely in the context of the web server.

See also :

http://www.idefense.com/application/poi/display?id=191&type=vulnerabilities
http://www.squirrelmail.org/test_view.php?id=54

Solution :

Upgrade to version 0.6 or later of the test.

Network Security Threat Level:

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:R/C:P/A:P/I:P/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 12467

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2006 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

J9152A HP X132 10G SFP+ LC LRM TRANSCEIVE MODULE J9152-69101
$139.9
J9152A HP X132 10G SFP+ LC LRM TRANSCEIVE MODULE J9152-69101 pictureHP J9152A X132 10g Sfp+ Lc Lrm Transceiver - J9152-69101
$139.95
HP J9152A X132 10g Sfp+ Lc Lrm Transceiver - J9152-69101 pictureHP NC552SFP 10G Gigabit Ethernet 614203-B21 615406-001 OCE11102
$233.98
HP NC552SFP 10G Gigabit Ethernet 614203-B21 615406-001 OCE11102 pictureNew Sealed EX-UM-4SFP Juniper Networks 4 Port EX4200 & EX3200 1G SFP Module
$25.0
New Sealed EX-UM-4SFP Juniper Networks 4 Port EX4200 & EX3200 1G SFP Module picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.