FreeBSD : joomla -- multiple remote vulnerabilities (7bb127c1-a5aa-11db-9ddc-0011098b2f36)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Secunia reports :

Some vulnerabilities have been reported in Joomla!, where some have
unknown impacts and one can be exploited by malicious people to
conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

- Input passed to an unspecified parameter 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.

- The vulnerabilities are caused due to unspecified errors in Joomla!.
The vendor describes them as 'several low level security issues'. No
further information is currently available.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24227 (freebsd_pkg_7bb127c1a5aa11db9ddc0011098b2f36.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 21810

CVE ID: CVE-2006-6832

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