FreeBSD : py-django-photologue -- XSS vulnerability (c2c89dea-2859-4231-8f3b-012be0d475ff)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 180379



The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


The version of FreeBSD installed on the remote host is prior to tested version. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the c2c89dea-2859-4231-8f3b-012be0d475ff advisory.

- A vulnerability was found in django-photologue up to 3.15.1 and classified as problematic. Affected by this issue is some unknown functionality of the file photologue/templates/photologue/photo_detail.html of the component Default Template Handler. The manipulation of the argument object.caption leads to cross site scripting. The attack may be launched remotely. Upgrading to version 3.16 is able to address this issue. The name of the patch is 960cb060ce5e2964e6d716ff787c72fc18a371e7. It is recommended to apply a patch to fix this issue. VDB-215906 is the identifier assigned to this vulnerability. (CVE-2022-4526)

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: 180379

File Name: freebsd_pkg_c2c89dea285942318f3b012be0d475ff.nasl

Version: 1.0

Type: local

Published: 8/31/2023

Updated: 8/31/2023

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.0


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-4526


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: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py310-django-photologue, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py311-django-photologue, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py37-django-photologue, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py38-django-photologue, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py39-django-photologue, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/31/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/15/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-4526