CVE-2016-1000029

medium
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Description

Tenable Nessus before 6.8 has a stored XSS issue that requires admin-level authentication to the Nessus UI, and would potentially impact other admins (Tenable IDs 5218 and 5269).

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92134

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036414

https://www.tenable.com/security/tns-2016-11

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-12-27

Updated: 2019-12-31

Type: CWE-79

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 3.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 6.8

Severity: LOW

CVSS v3

Base Score: 4.8

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Impact Score: 2.7

Exploitability Score: 1.7

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:tenable:nessus:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (1 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
92465Tenable Nessus 6.x < 6.8 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusCGI abuses
critical