CVE-2016-9260

MEDIUM
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Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Tenable Nessus before 6.9 allows remote authenticated users to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via vectors related to handling of .nessus files.

References

http://jvn.jp/en/jp/JVN12796388/index.html

http://jvndb.jvn.jp/en/contents/2017/JVNDB-2017-000013.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/95772

https://www.tenable.com/security/tns-2016-16

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-01-31

Updated: 2017-02-03

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: 5.4

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Impact Score: 2.7

Exploitability Score: 2.3

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:tenable:nessus:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 6.8.1 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
97192Tenable Nessus 6.x < 6.9 Multiple Vulnerabilities (TNS-2016-16) (SWEET32)NessusCGI abuses : XSS
critical