Web Server Generic XSS

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Synopsis :

The remote web server is affected by a cross-site scripting
vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is running a web server that fails to adequately
sanitize request strings of malicious JavaScript. A remote attacker
can exploit this issue, via a specially crafted request, to execute
arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser within the security
context of the affected site.

See also :

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cross-site_scripting

Solution :

Contact the vendor for a patch or upgrade.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 10815 (cross_site_scripting.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 5011
5305
7344
7353
8037
14473
17408
54344

CVE ID: CVE-2002-1060
CVE-2002-1700
CVE-2003-1543
CVE-2005-2453
CVE-2006-1681
CVE-2012-3382