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CVE-2006-6142 Detail

Description

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in SquirrelMail 1.4.0 through 1.4.9 allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) mailto parameter in (a) webmail.php, the (2) session and (3) delete_draft parameters in (b) compose.php, and (4) unspecified vectors involving "a shortcoming in the magicHTML filter."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/05/2006

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/14/2007)

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20070201-01-P.asc
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=306172
http://fedoranews.org/cms/node/2438
http://fedoranews.org/cms/node/2439
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2007/Jul/msg00004.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017327
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=468482
http://squirrelmail.org/security/issue/2006-12-02
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1241
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:226
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_29_sr.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_4_sr.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0022.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21414
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25159
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4828
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2732
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/30693
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/30694
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/30695
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-849
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9988

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9988
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9988

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-6142
NVD Published Date:
12/05/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017