Bug 722831 (CVE-2011-2752) - CVE-2011-2752 SquirrelMail: CRLF injection vulnerability
Summary: CVE-2011-2752 SquirrelMail: CRLF injection vulnerability
Alias: CVE-2011-2752
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
Depends On: 737980 737981 737982 833983
Blocks: 720699
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2011-07-18 07:35 UTC by Jan Lieskovsky
Modified: 2019-09-29 12:45 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2012-02-09 04:48:30 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)

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 2011-07-18 07:35:48 UTC
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2011-2752 to
the following vulnerability:

CRLF injection vulnerability in SquirrelMail 1.4.21 and earlier allows
remote attackers to modify or add preference values via a \n (newline)
character, a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-4555.

[1] http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2011-2752
[2] http://www.squirrelmail.org/security/issue/2011-07-11

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

from which the following subpart:
[4] http://squirrelmail.svn.sourceforge.net/viewvc/squirrelmail/branches/SM-1_4-STABLE/squirrelmail/functions/options.php?view=patch&r1=14084&r2=14119&pathrev=14119

applies to newlines fix in selection list widgets.

Comment 1 Jan Lieskovsky 2011-07-18 07:41:33 UTC
This issue affects the versions of the squirrelmail package, as shipped with
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 and 5.


This issue does not affect the version of the squirrelmail package, as present
within EPEL-6 repository. Relevant package update has been already performed.


This issue does not affect the versions of the squirrelmail package, as shipped with Fedora release of 14 and 15. Squirrelmail package updates has been already scheduled (squirrelmail-1.4.22-2.fc14, squirrelmail-1.4.22-2.fc15) and once they have passed the required testing, they will be pushed to particular Fedora stable repository.

Comment 3 errata-xmlrpc 2012-02-08 19:47:55 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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