FreeBSD : bugzilla -- XSS vulnerability (97c3a452-6e36-11d9-8324-000a95bc6fae)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 19041


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


A Bugzilla advisory states :

This advisory covers a single cross-site scripting issue that has recently been discovered and fixed in the Bugzilla code: If a malicious user links to a Bugzilla site using a specially crafted URL, a script in the error page generated by Bugzilla will display the URL unaltered in the page, allowing scripts embedded in the URL to execute.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 19041

File Name: freebsd_pkg_97c3a4526e3611d98324000a95bc6fae.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.16 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/07/13

Modified: 2015/05/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:bugzilla, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ja-bugzilla, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2005/01/24

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/12/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1061