RHEL 7 : doxygen (RHSA-2020:1034)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 135075
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Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.

Description

The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 7 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the RHSA-2020:1034 advisory.

- doxygen: cross-site scripting in templates/html/search_opensearch.php (CVE-2016-10245)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Update the affected doxygen, doxygen-doxywizard and / or doxygen-latex packages.

See Also

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/79.html

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-10245

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:1034

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1714190

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 135075

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2020-1034.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/1/2020

Updated: 7/21/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl, redhat_repos.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2016-10245

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

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

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.1

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:doxygen, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:doxygen-doxywizard, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:doxygen-latex

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/31/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/24/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-10245

BID: 108476

RHSA: 2020:1034

CWE: 79