Pligg search.php search Parameter XSS

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Synopsis :

The remote web server hosts a web application that is vulnerable to a
cross-site scripting attack.

Description :

The remote web server is hosting a version of Pligg that is affected
by a cross-site scripting vulnerability in the 'search' parameter of
the 'search.php' script.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?e114a6c5
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/512394

Solution :

Apply the fix from the SVN repository.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 47766 ()

Bugtraq ID: 41729

CVE ID: