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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-1381

The map_yp_alias function in functions/imap_general.php in SquirrelMail before 1.4.19-1 on Debian GNU/Linux, and possibly other operating systems and versions, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in a username string that is used by the ypmatch program. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2009-1579.
Publish Date : 2009-05-22 Last Update Date : 2009-06-09
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of squirrelmail as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, or 5. Updates for squirrelmail released via RHSA-2009:1066 (https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1066.html) fixed original flaw CVE-2009-1579 without introducing CVE-2009-1381.
Source: Redhat

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1802 squirrelmail -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8413 unix
DSA-1802-1 squirrelmail -- several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12830 unix
DSA-1802-2 squirrelmail -- several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13573 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-2009-1381

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Squirrelmail Imap General.php 1.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2.6-rc1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.2.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.4.0-r1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.4.2-r2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.4.2-r1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.4.2-r5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.4.2-r4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.4.2-r3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.4.3 Rc1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 1.4.3 Rc1 R1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Squirrelmail Squirrelmail1.4.19-1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Squirrelmail Imap General.php 1
Squirrelmail Squirrelmail 19
Squirrelmail Squirrelmail1.4.19-1 1

- References For CVE-2009-1381

http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1802
DEBIAN DSA-1802
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:122
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:122
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/503718/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20090521 [SECURITY] [DSA 1802-2] New squirrelmail packages correct incomplete fix
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-May/msg01202.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-5350
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-May/msg01195.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-5471
http://secunia.com/advisories/35140
SECUNIA 35140
http://release.debian.org/proposed-updates/stable_diffs/squirrelmail_1.4.15-4+lenny2.debdiff

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-1381

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


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