FreeBSD : mantis -- XSS vulnerability (2b63e964-eb04-11e6-9ac1-a4badb2f4699)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

wdollman reports :

The value of the view_type parameter on the view_all_bug_page.php page
is not encoded before being displayed on the page.

See also :

https://mantisbt.org/bugs/view.php?id=21611
https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=216662
http://www.nessus.org/u?410dae97

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: 96992 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-6837

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