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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2005-4559

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


mail/include.html 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, does not properly initialize the default_layout and layout_settings variables when an unrecognized HTTP_USER_AGENT string is provided, which allows remote attackers to access arbitrary files via a request with an unrecognized User Agent that also specifies the desired default_layout and layout_settings parameters.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
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

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17046
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: XF
Name: visnetic-information-disclosure(23907)
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 22082
External Source: MISC
Name: http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2005-62/advisory/
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20051227 Secunia Research: IceWarp Web Mail Multiple File InclusionVulnerabilities
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17865
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20051227 Secunia Research: IceWarp Web Mail Multiple File
External Source: SREASON
Name: 299
External Source: BID
Name: 16069
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015412

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