FreeBSD : YUI JavaScript library -- JavaScript injection exploits in Flash components (aa4f86af-3172-11e2-ad21-20cf30e32f6d)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The YUI team reports : Vulnerability in YUI 2.4.0 through YUI 2.9.0 A
XSS vulnerability has been discovered in some YUI 2 .swf files from
versions 2.4.0 through 2.9.0. This defect allows JavaScript injection
exploits to be created against domains that host affected YUI .swf
files.

If your site loads YUI 2 from a CDN (yui.yahooapis.com,
ajax.googleapis.com, etc.) and not from your own domain, you are not
affected. YUI 3 is not affected by this issue.

See also :

http://yuilibrary.com/support/20121030-vulnerability/
http://www.nessus.org/u?41fbe21c

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: 63070 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5881
CVE-2012-5882

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