Patch  oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070022
RHSA-2007:0022: squirrelmail security update (Moderate)  

SquirrelMail is a standards-based webmail package written in PHP.
Several cross-site scripting bugs were discovered in SquirrelMail. An attacker could inject arbitrary Javascript or HTML content into SquirrelMail pages by tricking a user into visiting a carefully crafted URL. (CVE-2006-6142)
Users of SquirrelMail should upgrade to this erratum package, which contains a backported patch to correct these issues.
Notes: - After installing this update, users are advised to restart their httpd service to ensure that the updated version functions correctly. - config.php should NOT be modified, please modify config_local.php instead. - Known Bug: The configuration generator may potentially produce bad options that interfere with the operation of this application. Applying specific config changes to config_local.php manually is recommended.
Create Date: 2007-01-31 Last Update Date: 2008-03-20

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: unix (from OVAL definitions)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4



The patch should be installed
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux must be installed
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20070304026. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : All of the following are true
IF : squirrelmail is signed with Red Hat master key
Linux : RPM Test :  squirrelmail is earlier than 0:1.4.6-5.el3 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20040240002 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:1.4.6-5.el3 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : squirrelmail is earlier than 0:1.4.8-4.el4
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20070022001. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 is installed
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20070304025. Please see help for possible reasons

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