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A web server running on the remote host is affected by a cross-site
According to its self-reported version number, the Nessus web server
running on the remote host is affected by a cross-site scripting
vulnerability due to improper validation of input to a GET parameter
before returning it to users. A remote attacker can exploit this, via
a specially crafted request, to execute arbitrary script code in a
user's browser session.
See also :
Upgrade the plugin feed using 'nessus-update-plugins', restart the web
server, and verify web server version 1.2.4 or later is running. The
web server version can be viewed by logging in and clicking the
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: CGI abuses : XSS
Nessus Plugin ID: 47833 ()
Bugtraq ID: 41966
CVE ID: CVE-2010-2914
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