Open WebMail userstat.pl Arbitrary Command Execution

Published: 2005-11-03 13:08:04

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

Impact:
This failure enables remote attackers to execute arbitrary programs on the target using the privileges under which the web server operates.

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Open WebMail version 2.30 20040127 or later.

Summary:
The target is running at least one instance of Open WebMail in which the userstat.pl component fails to sufficiently validate user input.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
remote_app

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/10316

References:

http://www.openwebmail.org/openwebmail/download/cert/advisories/SA-04:01.txt

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5

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