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The remote web application is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
According to its self-reported version number, the instance of
Atlassian Confluence on the remote host is a version prior to 4.3.7.
It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities :
- A clickjacking vulnerability exists due to the lack of
iframe busting prevention. An attacker may exploit this
to perform a limited amount of actions on the user's
- The application does not properly check user uploaded
files. By uploading a flash file, a remote attacker can
place the file in a user-accessible path. A subsequent
direct request to the file could allow the attacker to
execute a script with the privileges of the web server.
- A cross-site scripting flaw exists because the
application does not properly check uploaded file
attachments to a wiki page. By uploading a specially
crafted file, an attacker could execute arbitrary
script within the browser / server trust relationship.
Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead
relied only on the application's self-reported version number.
See also :
Upgrade to Confluence version 4.3.7 or later, or apply the appropriate
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
Public Exploit Available : true