Webmin < 1.500 Cross Site Scripting

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 108553

Synopsis

The remote web server is affected by a cross site scripting vulnerability.

Description

According to its self-reported version, the Webmin install hosted on the remote host is prior to 1.500. It is, therefore, affected by a cross site scripting vulnerability.

Solution

Upgrade to Webmin 1.500 or later.

See Also

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37259

http://www.webmin.com/changes.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 108553

File Name: webmin_1_500.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: remote

Published: 2018/03/22

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 10757

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.6

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4.7

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:webmin:webmin

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/12/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/12/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4568

BID: 37259

CWE: 79