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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-1036

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the decoding of encoded text in certain headers in mime.php for SquirrelMail 1.4.3a and earlier, and 1.5.1-cvs before 23rd October 2004, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary web script or HTML.
Publish Date : 2005-03-01 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeCross Site Scripting
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2004-11-10
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the decoding of encoded text in certain headers in mime.php for SquirrelMail... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9592 unix
RHSA-2004:654: squirrelmail security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2004654 unix
RHSA-2004:654: squirrelmail security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20040654 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-1036

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Gentoo Linux Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.4.3 Rc1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.4.3a Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.5 Dev Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gentoo Linux 1
Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 21

- References For CVE-2004-1036 CONFIRM
APPLE APPLE-SA-2005-03-21
APPLE APPLE-SA-2005-01-25
BUGTRAQ 20041110 [SquirrelMail Security Advisory] Cross Site Scripting in encoded text CONFIRM
XF squirrelmail-mime-xss(18031)
GENTOO GLSA-200411-25

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-1036

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