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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2005-4556

Original release date: 12/28/2005
Last revised: 09/05/2008


PHP remote file include vulnerability in IceWarp Web Mail 5.5.1, as used by Merak Mail Server 8.3.0r and VisNetic Mail Server version 8.3.0 build 1, when register_globals is enabled, allows remote attackers to include arbitrary local and remote PHP files via a URL in the (1) lang_settings and (2) language parameters in (a) accounts/inc/include.php and (b) admin/inc/include.php.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17865
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015412
External Source: MISC
Name: http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2005-62/advisory/
Type: Advisory; Exploit
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 22077
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17046
Type: Advisory; Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20051227 Secunia Research: IceWarp Web Mail Multiple File
External Source: BID
Name: 16069
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20051227 Secunia Research: IceWarp Web Mail Multiple File InclusionVulnerabilities
Type: Advisory; Exploit
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 22078

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