FreeBSD : tikiwiki -- multiple vulnerabilities (e4c62abd-5065-11db-a5ae-00508d6a62df)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Secunia reports :

Thomas Pollet has discovered a vulnerability in TikiWiki, which can be
exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

Input passed to the 'highlight' parameter in tiki-searchindex.php is
not properly sanitised before being returned to the user. This can be
exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's
browser session in context of an affected site.

rgod has discovered a vulnerability in TikiWiki, which can be
exploited by malicious people to compromise a vulnerable system.

The vulnerability is caused due to the 'jhot.php' script not correctly
verifying uploaded files. This can e.g. be exploited to execute
arbitrary PHP code by uploading a malicious PHP script to the
'img/wiki' directory.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?8bb7ef93

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:W/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 22490 (freebsd_pkg_e4c62abd506511dba5ae00508d6a62df.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 19654
19819

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4299
CVE-2006-4602

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