Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
It was discovered that jQuery incorrectly handled selecting elements
using location.hash, resulting in a possible cross-site scripting
(XSS) issue. With cross-site scripting vulnerabilities, if a user were
tricked into viewing a specially crafted page, a remote attacker could
exploit this to modify the contents, or steal confidential data,
within the same domain.
Update the affected libjs-jquery package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 64629 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2011-4969