[SA14080] SmarterMail Attachment Upload Vulnerability

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2005-02-02T00:00:00


TITLE: SmarterMail Attachment Upload Vulnerability


VERIFY ADVISORY: http://secunia.com/advisories/14080/

CRITICAL: Less critical

IMPACT: Cross Site Scripting

WHERE: >From remote

SOFTWARE: SmarterMail http://secunia.com/product/3154/

DESCRIPTION: Soroush Dalili has discovered a vulnerability in SmarterMail, which can be exploited by malicious users to conduct script insertion attacks.

The problem is that attached files are placed inside the web root and have a predictable URL. This can be exploited to upload malicious HTML or script files, which will be executed in a user's browser session in context of an affected site, when the malicious file is viewed.

The vulnerability has been confirmed on version 2.0.1733. Other versions may also be affected.

SOLUTION: Update to version 2.0.1837. http://www.smartertools.com/Products/SmarterMail/DL/V2.aspx

PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY: Soroush Dalili, Grayhatz security group.

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