GLSA-200409-22 : phpGroupWare: XSS vulnerability in wiki module

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 14767


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200409-22 (phpGroupWare: XSS vulnerability in wiki module)

Due to an input validation error, the wiki module in the phpGroupWare suite is vulnerable to cross site scripting attacks.
Impact :

This vulnerability gives an attacker the ability to inject and execute malicious script code, potentially compromising the victim's browser.
Workaround :

The is no known workaround at this time.


All phpGroupWare users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge sync # emerge -pv '>=www-apps/phpgroupware-' # emerge '>=www-apps/phpgroupware-'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 14767

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-200409-22.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2004/09/17

Modified: 2015/04/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:phpgroupware, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2004/09/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/09/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0875

OSVDB: 9729

GLSA: 200409-22