Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : htdig (MDKSA-2005:063)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 17669


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


A cross-site scripting vulnerability in ht://dig was discovered by Michael Krax. The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.


Update the affected htdig, htdig-devel and / or htdig-web packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 17669

File Name: mandrake_MDKSA-2005-063.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/04/01

Modified: 2013/05/31

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:mandriva:linux:htdig, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:htdig-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:htdig-web, cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:10.0, cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:10.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2005/03/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-0085

MDKSA: 2005:063