Multiple Horde products HTML messages cross-site scripting

horde-htmlmessages-xss (45031) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Multiple Horde products are vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input in HTML messages. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using an unknown parameter to inject malicious script into a Web page which would be executed in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, once the HTML email is viewed. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 4.3
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 3.7
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

For Horde Groupware Webmail Edition:
Upgrade to the latest version of Horde Groupware Webmail Edition (1.0.8 or 1.1.3 or later), available from the Horde Web site. See References.

For Horde Groupware:
Upgrade to the latest version of Horde Groupware (1.0.7 or 1.1.3 or later), available from the Horde Web site. See References.

For Horde Application Framework:
Upgrade to the latest version of Horde Application Framework (3.1.9 or 3.2.2 or later), available from the Horde Web site. See References.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Horde Horde 3.1.1
  • Horde Horde 3.1.2
  • Horde Horde 3.1.3
  • Horde Horde 3.1.4
  • Horde Horde 3.1.5
  • Horde Horde 3.1.6
  • Horde Horde 3.1.7
  • Horde Horde 3.1.8
  • Horde Horde 3.2
  • Horde Horde 3.2.1
  • Popoon Popoon R22196

Reported:

Sep 10, 2008

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