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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-0195

Original release date: 02/23/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Interpretation conflict in the MagicHTML filter in SquirrelMail 1.4.0 to 1.4.5 allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via style sheet specifiers with invalid (1) "/*" and "*/" comments, or (2) a newline in a "url" specifier, which is processed by certain web browsers including Internet Explorer.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-0689
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2006-133
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0283
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2006:005
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200603-09
External Source: SGI
Name: 20060501-01-U
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9548
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:049
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-988
External Source: XF
Name: squirrelmail-magichtml-xss(24848)
External Source: BID
Name: 16756
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015662
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.squirrelmail.org/security/issue/2006-02-10

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9548
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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