FreeBSD : joomla -- multiple vulnerabilities (bdccd14b-5aac-11de-a438-003048590f9e)

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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!, which can be
exploited by malicious users to conduct script insertion attacks and
by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

Certain unspecified input is not properly sanitised before being used.
This can be exploited to insert arbitrary HTML and script code, which
will be executed in a user's browser session in the context of an
affected site when the malicious data is displayed.

Certain unspecified input passed to the user view of the com_users
core component 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.

Input passed via certain parameters to the 'JA_Purity' template 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?b11e3482
http://www.nessus.org/u?9fb5c7a1

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: 39427 (freebsd_pkg_bdccd14b5aac11dea438003048590f9e.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1938
CVE-2009-1939
CVE-2009-1940

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