This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote web server contains an application that is affected by a
cross-site scripting vulnerability.
The version of JIRA running on the remote host has a cross-site
scripting vulnerability in '500page.jsp'. Specifically, the value
passed via an HTTP Referer field is not properly sanitized before
being displayed in the page.
A remote attacker could exploit this by tricking a user into making a
specially crafted request, resulting in the execution of arbitrary
This version of JIRA likely has other vulnerabilities (cross-site
scripting and privilege escalation), but Nessus has not checked for
See also :
Apply the relevant patch referenced in the JIRA security advisory.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
Public Exploit Available : true