BASE < 1.4.4 base_local_rules.php dir Parameter XSS

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Synopsis :

A web application on the remote host has a cross-site scripting
vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Basic Analysis and Security Engine (BASE) running on
the remote host has a cross-site scripting vulnerability. Input to
the 'dir' parameter of base_local_rules.php is not properly
sanitized. A remote attacker could exploit this by tricking a user
into requesting a maliciously crafted URL.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?86a77f0c

Solution :

Upgrade to BASE 1.4.4 or later.

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: 42264 (base_local_rules_xss.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 36830

CVE ID: