Date: Wed, 5 Dec 2012 21:28:47 -0700 From: Vincent Danen <vdanen@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Cc: coley <coley@...re.org>, security-2012@...irrelmail.org Subject: Re: Strange CVE situation (at least one ID should come of this) * [2012-12-05 20:50:57 -0500] Josh Bressers wrote: >> >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. Aha! Sorry, I'm dense. Thanks for the clarification. =) -- Vincent Danen / Red Hat Security Response Team
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