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NeoMail sort Parameter Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for sort parameter cross-site scripting vulnerability in NeoMail
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote web server contains a Perl application that is affected by
a cross-site scripting issue.
The remote host is running NeoMail, an open-source webmail application
written in Perl.
The installed version of this software fails to validate the 'sort'
parameter in the 'neomail.pl' script before using it to generate
dynamic content. A possible hacker may be able to exploit this issue to
inject arbitrary HTML and script code into a user's browser, to be
executed within the security context of the affected application,
resulting in the theft of session cookies and a compromise of a user's
See also :
Upgrade to NeoMail version 1.28 or later.
Low / CVSS Base Score : 3
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