CVE Database


Impact: Low
Public: 2010-05-20
Bugzilla: 606459: CVE-2010-1637 SquirrelMail: Mail Fetch plugin -- port-scans via non-standard POP3 server ports


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The Mail Fetch plugin in SquirrelMail 1.4.20 and earlier allows remote authenticated users to bypass firewall restrictions and use SquirrelMail as a proxy to scan internal networks via a modified POP3 port number.

Find out more about CVE-2010-1637 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.


The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low
security impact, a future update may address this flaw.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 3.5
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Single Instance
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: None

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (squirrelmail) RHSA-2012:0103 February 08, 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (squirrelmail) RHSA-2012:0103 February 08, 2012

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