Ubuntu 12.10 / 13.04 / 13.10 : horizon vulnerability (USN-2062-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

Chris Chapman discovered cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in
Horizon via the Volumes and Network Topology pages. An authenticated
attacker could exploit these to conduct stored cross-site scripting
(XSS) attacks against users viewing these pages in order to modify the
contents or steal confidential data within the same domain.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

Solution :

Update the affected python-django-horizon package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 71565 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63787

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6858

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now