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The remote web server contains a CGI script that is affected by a
cross-site scripting vulnerability.
The remote host is running CGIWrap, a wrapper for CGI scripts to
provide enhanced security.
The version of CGIWrap installed on the remote host does not specify
a charset when responses are for error pages. An attacker may be able
to leverage this issue to inject arbitrary HTML and script code into
a user's browser to be executed whithin the security context of the
affected site. This only affects some browsers like Internet
See also :
Update to version 4.1 of CGIWrap.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: CGI abuses : XSS
Nessus Plugin ID: 33279 (cgiwrap_error_page_handling_xss.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 29811
CVE ID: CVE-2008-2852
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