Debian Security Advisory DSA 4030-1 (roundcube - security update)

Published: 2017-11-08 23:00:00
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Affected Versions:
roundcube on Debian Linux

Recommendations:
For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 1.2.3+dfsg.1-4+deb9u1. For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1.3.3+dfsg.1-1. We recommend that you upgrade your roundcube Linux Distribution Packages.

Summary:
A file disclosure vulnerability was discovered in roundcube, a skinnable AJAX based webmail solution for IMAP servers. An authenticated attacker can take advantage of this flaw to read roundcube's configuration files.

Detection Method:
This check tests the installed software version using the apt Linux Distribution Package manager.

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-16651

CVE Analysis

https://www.mageni.net/cve/CVE-2017-16651

References:

https://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-4030.html

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
4.6
Published
2017-11-08
Modified
2019-03-18
Category
Debian Local Security Checks

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