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Re: Strange CVE situation (at least one ID should come of this)
From: Josh Bressers <bressers () redhat com>
Date: Wed, 5 Dec 2012 20:50:57 -0500 (EST)

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* [2012-12-03 22:26:29 -0700] Kurt Seifried wrote:

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On 10/26/2012 01:54 PM, Josh Bressers wrote:
Hello,

This Squirrelmail plugin came to my attention a few weeks back:
http://squirrelmail.org/plugin_view.php?id=117

It's from 2004, which is suspect in itself, but I took a look
after
someone asked. It's pretty scary in there.

If I was to list the security problems I found after a few minutes
of looking, they are:

* It uses MD5 passwords

Going with this one since there's a good number of MD5 related CVE's
already.

Please use CVE-2012-5623 for this issue.

Shouldn't this be a 2004 CVE, since it was fixed in 2004?


No, it's not fixed at all. The module would need a rather invasive rewrite
to "fix" this. I really just wanted a CVE ID as a warning of "don't use
this". 2004 is the last time it was updated :)

Thanks.

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    JB


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