Bug 720694 (CVE-2010-4555) - CVE-2010-4555 SquirrelMail: Multiple XSS flaws
Summary: CVE-2010-4555 SquirrelMail: Multiple XSS flaws
Alias: CVE-2010-4555
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
Depends On: 720696 720697 737980 737981 737982 833983
Blocks: 720699 720700
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2011-07-12 14:19 UTC by Jan Lieskovsky
Modified: 2019-09-29 12:45 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2012-06-20 15:36:32 UTC

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System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2012:0103 0 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: squirrelmail security update 2012-02-09 00:45:45 UTC

Description Jan Lieskovsky 2011-07-12 14:19:57 UTC
Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) flaws were found in the SquirrelMail webmail client:
* XSS flaws in generic options inputs,
* XSS flaw in the SquirrelSpell plug-in,
* XSS flaw in the Index Order page.

Also protection against Cross-site Request Forgery (CSRF) flaws has been added
to the empty trash feature and to the Index Order page.

The CSRF flaws got a dedicated CVE identifier of CVE-2011-2753. For further information have a look at:
[1] https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2011-2753

Upstream advisory:
[2] http://www.squirrelmail.org/security/issue/2011-07-11

Relevant upstream patch:
[3] http://squirrelmail.svn.sourceforge.net/viewvc/squirrelmail?view=revision&revision=14119

Comment 1 Jan Lieskovsky 2011-07-12 14:22:28 UTC
These issues affect the versions of the squirrelmail package, as shipped with
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 and 5.


These issues affect the version of the squirrelmail package, as present within
EPEL-6 repository. Please schedule an update.


These issues affect the versions of the squirrelmail package, as shipped with
Fedora release of 14 and 15. Please schedule an update.

Comment 2 Jan Lieskovsky 2011-07-12 14:25:24 UTC
Created squirrelmail tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: epel-6 [bug 720696]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 720697]

Comment 5 errata-xmlrpc 2012-02-08 19:47:49 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Via RHSA-2012:0103 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-0103.html

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