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CVE-2002-1649 Detail

Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in read_body.php in SquirrelMail before 1.2.3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary Javascript via a javascript: URL in an IMG tag.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/31/2002

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2002-1649
Original release date:
12/31/2002
Last revised:
07/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/30/2006)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of SquirrelMail as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 or 4.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-01/0310.html Exploit External Source BUGTRAQ 20020124 Vulnerabilities in squirrelmail
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/153043 US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#153043
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/3956 External Source BID 3956
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/7989 External Source XF squirrelmail-html-execute-script(7989)

Technical Details

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Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:squirrelmail:squirrelmail:1.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Denotes Vulnerable Software
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