FreeBSD : Mailman -- XSS (XSS) vulnerability in the web UI (3d0eeef8-0cf9-11e8-99b0-d017c2987f9a)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 106699


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


Mark Sapiro reports :

An XSS vulnerability in the user options CGI could allow a crafted URL to execute arbitrary JavaScript in a user's browser. A related issue could expose information on a user's options page without requiring login.


Update the affected packages.

See Also[email protected]/msg70478.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 106699

File Name: freebsd_pkg_3d0eeef80cf911e899b0d017c2987f9a.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Published: 2018/02/09

Modified: 2018/11/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSS v3.0

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:freebsd:freebsd:ja-mailman, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mailman, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mailman-with-htdig, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2018/02/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/01/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-5950