Sympa New List Creation Description Field XSS

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Synopsis :

The remote web server contains a CGI script that is affected by a
cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Description :

According to its version number, the installation of Sympa on the
remote host contains an HTML injection vulnerability that may allow a
user who has the privileges to create a new list to inject HTML tags
in the list description field.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2004-08/0293.html

Solution :

Update to version 4.1.3 or later.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 14323 ()

Bugtraq ID: 10992

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1735