Webmin < 1.680 view.cgi Cross Site Scripting

medium Nessus Plugin ID 108555
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VPR Score: 2.4


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


According to its self-reported version, the Webmin install hosted on the remote host is prior to 1.680. It is, therefore, affected by a cross site scripting vulnerability in view.cgi.


Upgrade to Webmin 1.680 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 108555

File Name: webmin_1_680.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: remote

Published: 3/22/2018

Updated: 11/28/2018

Dependencies: webmin.nasl

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 2.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4.7

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:webmin:webmin

Required KB Items: www/webmin, Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/13/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/13/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0339

BID: 66248