This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote web server is affected by cross-site scripting
The VLC media player install on the remote host is affected by a
cross-site scripting vulnerability because it fails to sanitize input
passed via XML services in the web interface.
Note that the install is likely to be affected by additional
vulnerabilities as well, although Nessus has not tested for these
See also :
Upgrade to VLC 2.0.7 or later.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.2
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: CGI abuses : XSS
Nessus Plugin ID: 69018 ()
Bugtraq ID: 60705
CVE ID: CVE-2013-3564
The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best website experience. If you continue without changing these settings, you consent to this - but if you want, you can opt out of all cookies by clicking below.