FreeBSD : mailman -- Private Archive Script XSS (8be2e304-cce6-11da-a3b1-00123ffe8333)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Secunia reports :

A vulnerability has been reported in Mailman, which can be exploited
by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

Unspecified input passed to the private archive script is not properly
sanitised before being returned to users. This can be exploited to
execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in
context of a vulnerable site.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?4acb0166
http://www.nessus.org/u?f9f7dbd0

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21469 (freebsd_pkg_8be2e304cce611daa3b100123ffe8333.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-1712

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