Amazon Linux AMI : ganglia Remote Attack Vulnerability (ALAS-2013-268)

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Synopsis :

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description :

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in header.php in Ganglia Web
3.5.8 and 3.5.10 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web
script or HTML via the host_regex parameter to the default URI, which
is processed by get_context.php. (CVE-2013-6395)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?5d708178

Solution :

Run 'yum update ganglia' to update your system.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 71580 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6395