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PostPosted: Wed Jun 16, 2004 1:27 pm    Post subject: [ GLSA 200406-11 ] Horde-IMP: Input validation vulnerability Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: Horde-IMP: Input validation vulnerability (GLSA 200406-11)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: June 16, 2004
Updated: May 22, 2006
Bug(s): #53862
ID: 200406-11

Synopsis

An input validation vulnerability has been discovered in Horde-IMP.

Background

Horde-IMP is the Internet Messaging Program. It is written in PHP and provides webmail access to IMAP and POP3 accounts.

Affected Packages

Package: www-apps/horde-imp
Vulnerable: <= 3.2.3
Unaffected: >= 3.2.4
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

Horde-IMP fails to properly sanitize email messages that contain malicious HTML or script code.

Impact

By enticing a user to read a specially crafted e-mail, an attacker can execute arbitrary scripts running in the context of the victim's browser. This could lead to a compromise of the user's webmail account, cookie theft, etc.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Horde-IMP users should upgrade to the latest stable version:
Code:
# emerge sync
# emerge -pv ">=www-apps/horde-imp-3.2.4"
# emerge ">=www-apps/horde-imp-3.2.4"


References

Bugtraq Announcement
CVE-2004-0584


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