Debian dsa-5699 : redmine - security update

medium Nessus Plugin ID 197907


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


The remote Debian 12 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the dsa-5699 advisory.

- ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Debian Security Advisory DSA-5699-1 [email protected] Moritz Muehlenhoff May 24, 2024
- -------------------------------------------------------------------------

Package : redmine CVE ID : CVE-2023-47258 CVE-2023-47259 CVE-2023-47260

Multiple cross-site scripting vulnerabilities were found in Redmine, a project management web application.

For the stable distribution (bookworm), these problems have been fixed in version 5.0.4-5+deb12u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your redmine packages.

For the detailed security status of redmine please refer to its security tracker page at:

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at:

Mailing list: [email protected]

Tenable has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Debian security advisory.

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


Upgrade the redmine packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 197907

File Name: debian_DSA-5699.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/24/2024

Updated: 5/24/2024

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

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-2023-47260


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:debian:debian_linux:redmine-pgsql, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:redmine-mysql, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:redmine, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:12.0, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:redmine-sqlite

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/24/2024

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/5/2023

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-47258, CVE-2023-47259, CVE-2023-47260