FreeBSD : habari -- XSS Vulnerability (578f6322-c450-11dd-a721-0030843d3802)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Secunia reports :

Input passed via the 'habari_username' parameter when logging in 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.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?0607cfe0
http://www.nessus.org/u?3fa43f34

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 35055 (freebsd_pkg_578f6322c45011dda7210030843d3802.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4601

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