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CVE-2002-1276 Detail

Description

An incomplete fix for a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in SquirrelMail 1.2.8 calls the strip_tags function on the PHP_SELF value but does not save the result back to that variable, leaving it open to cross-site scripting attacks.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/29/2002

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=167471 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2002/dsa-191 Vendor Advisory
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/10634.php
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-042.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/7019

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:squirrelmail:squirrelmail:1.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2002-1276
NVD Published Date:
11/29/2002
NVD Last Modified:
09/05/2008