CentOS 7 : ipa (CESA-2020:3936)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 141586


The remote CentOS Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


The remote CentOS Linux 7 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the CESA-2020:3936 advisory.

- jquery: Cross-site scripting via cross-domain ajax requests (CVE-2015-9251)

- bootstrap: XSS in the data-target attribute (CVE-2016-10735)

- bootstrap: Cross-site Scripting (XSS) in the collapse data-parent attribute (CVE-2018-14040)

- bootstrap: Cross-site Scripting (XSS) in the data-container property of tooltip (CVE-2018-14042)

- bootstrap: XSS in the tooltip data-viewport attribute (CVE-2018-20676)

- bootstrap: XSS in the affix configuration target property (CVE-2018-20677)

- jquery: Prototype pollution in object's prototype leading to denial of service, remote code execution, or property injection (CVE-2019-11358)

- bootstrap: XSS in the tooltip or popover data-template attribute (CVE-2019-8331)

- jquery: Cross-site scripting due to improper injQuery.htmlPrefilter method (CVE-2020-11022)

- ipa: No password length restriction leads to denial of service (CVE-2020-1722)

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


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 141586

File Name: centos_RHSA-2020-3936.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/20/2020

Updated: 12/5/2022

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.4

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-11022


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.1

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:ipa-client, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:ipa-client-common, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:ipa-common, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:ipa-python-compat, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:ipa-server, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:ipa-server-common, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:ipa-server-dns, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:ipa-server-trust-ad, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:python2-ipaclient, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:python2-ipalib, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:python2-ipaserver, cpe:/o:centos:centos:7

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/20/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/18/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-9251, CVE-2016-10735, CVE-2018-14040, CVE-2018-14042, CVE-2018-20676, CVE-2018-20677, CVE-2019-11358, CVE-2019-8331, CVE-2020-11022, CVE-2020-1722

BID: 105658, 107375, 108023

CWE: 400, 79

RHSA: 2020:3936