Webmin < 1.350 pam_login.cgi Cross Site Scripting

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 108551


The remote web server is affected by multiple cross site scripting vulnerabilities.


According to its self-reported version, the Webmin install hosted on the remote host is prior to 1.350. It is, therefore, affected by a number of cross site scripting vulnerabilities in pam_login.cgi


Upgrade to Webmin 1.350 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 108551

File Name: webmin_1_350.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: remote

Published: 2018/03/22

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 10757

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4.7

Temporal Score: 4.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:H/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:webmin:webmin

Required KB Items: www/webmin, Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Patch Publication Date: 2007/06/01

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/06/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3156

BID: 24381

CWE: 79