Splunk < 5.0.6 Unspecified XSS

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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 Web hosted on the remote
web server is affected by an unspecified cross-site scripting
vulnerability. An attacker can exploit 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 :


Solution :

Upgrade to Splunk 5.0.6 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 71115 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63857

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6870