Splunk < 5.0.6 Unspecified XSS

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote web server contains an application that is affected by a
cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Description :

According to its version number, the Splunk install on the remote web
server is affected by an unspecified cross-site scripting vulnerability.
An attacker could leverage this issue to inject arbitrary HTML and
script code into a user's browser to be executed within the security
context of the affected site.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied
only on the application's self-reported version number.

See also :

http://www.splunk.com/view/SP-CAAAJCD
http://www.nessus.org/u?4121be55

Solution :

Upgrade to Splunk 5.0.6 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 71115 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63857

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6870