Google Mini Search Appliance search Script ie Parameter XSS

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote web server is affected by a cross-site scripting

Description :

The remote Google Search Appliance / Mini Search Appliance fails to
sanitize user-supplied input to the 'ie' parameter used in the search
interface. An unauthenticated, remote attacker may be able to leverage
this issue to inject arbitrary HTML or script code into a user's browser
to be executed within the security context of the affected site.

See also :

Solution :

Apply the fix as discussed in the vendor advisory referenced above.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 26196 (google_search_appliance_ie_xss.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 25894

CVE ID: CVE-2007-5255

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