Amazon Linux AMI : cacti (ALAS-2017-923)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 104705


The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.


include/global_session.php in Cacti 1.1.25 has XSS related to (1) the URI or (2) the refresh page. (CVE-2017-15194)


Run 'yum update cacti' to update your system.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 104705

File Name: ala_ALAS-2017-923.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/11/21

Modified: 2018/01/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N


Base Score: 6.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:cacti, cpe:/o:amazon:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/AmazonLinux/release, Host/AmazonLinux/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2017/11/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-15194

ALAS: 2017-923