[SA17405] MailWatch for MailScanner Two Vulnerabilities

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2005-11-04T00:00:00


TITLE: MailWatch for MailScanner Two Vulnerabilities


VERIFY ADVISORY: http://secunia.com/advisories/17405/

CRITICAL: Moderately critical

IMPACT: Unknown, Manipulation of data

WHERE: >From remote

SOFTWARE: MailWatch for MailScanner 1.x http://secunia.com/product/5334/

DESCRIPTION: Two vulnerabilities have been reported in MailWatch for MailScanner, where one has an unknown impact, and the other potentially can be exploited by malicious people to conduct SQL injection attacks.

1) Input passed to the "authenticate()" function isn't properly sanitised before being used in a SQL query. This can be exploited to manipulate SQL queries by injecting arbitrary SQL code.

2) An unspecified directory traversal vulnerability in the Ruleset viewer has an unknown impact.

The vulnerabilities have been reported in version 1.0.2. Prior versions may also be affected.

SOLUTION: Update to version 1.0.3. http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=87163

PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY: The vendor credits Chris Graham.

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