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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-3663

Squirrelmail 1.4.15 does not set the secure flag for the session cookie in an https session, which can cause the cookie to be sent in http requests and make it easier for remote attackers to capture this cookie.
Publish Date : 2008-09-24 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 310

- Vendor Statements

This issue has been fixed in the affected Red Hat Enterprise Linux versions via: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-0010.html
Source: Redhat

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2008-09-24 2008-08-12
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
ELSA-2009:0010: squirrelmail security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22370 unix
RHSA-2009:0010 -- squirrelmail security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29372 unix
RHSA-2009:0010: squirrelmail security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090010 unix
Squirrelmail 1.4.15 does not set the secure flag for the session cookie in an https session, which can cause the cookie ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10548 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-2008-3663

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.4.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1

- References For CVE-2008-3663

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45700
XF squirrelmail-cookie-session-hijacking(45700)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/496601/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080922 Squirrelmail: Session hijacking vulnerability, CVE-2008-3663
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31321
BID 31321 SquirrelMail Insecure Cookie Disclosure Weakness Release Date:2009-02-24
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4304
SREASON 4304
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3438 CONFIRM
http://www.nabble.com/ANNOUNCE:-SquirrelMail-1.4.16-Released-td19711998.html CONFIRM
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-02/msg00002.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:004
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-12/msg00003.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:028
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Feb/msg00000.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-02-12
http://int21.de/cve/CVE-2008-3663-squirrelmail.html

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-3663

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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