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Open WebMail vacation.pl Arbitrary Command Execution

Information

Severity

Severity

Critical

Family

Family

Gain a shell remotely

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

10.0

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

16 years ago

Modified

Modified

3 years ago

Summary

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

Insight

Insight

If safe_checks are disabled, the scanner attempts to create the file /tmp/<prefix>_openwebmail_vacation_input_validation on the target.

Solution

Solution

Upgrade to Open WebMail version 2.32 20040629 or later.

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