Nessus Windows < 3.0.6 GUI Unspecified XSS

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

An application running on the remote host is affected by a cross-site
scripting vulnerability.

Description :

According to its self-reported version number, the Tenable Nessus
application running on the remote host is affected by a cross-site
scripting (XSS) vulnerability due to a failure to properly sanitize
user-supplied input before using it to generate dynamic content. An
unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this issue to inject
arbitrary HTML or script code into a user's browser to be executed
within the security context of the affected host.

See also :

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/35118

Solution :

Upgrade to Nessus for Windows version 3.0.6 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.2
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 25612 ()

Bugtraq ID: 24677

CVE ID: CVE-2007-3546

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