FreeBSD : phpldapadmin -- XSS and Script Insertion vulnerabilities (6d78202e-e2f9-11da-8674-00123ffe8333)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 21563
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionSecunia reports :
phpLDAPadmin have some vulnerabilities, which can be exploited by malicious users to conduct script insertion attacks and by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.
1) Some input isn't properly sanitised before being returned to the user. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in context of an affected site.
2) Input passed to the 'Container DN', 'Machine Name', and 'UID Number' parameters in 'template_engine.php' isn't properly sanitised before being used. This can be exploited to inject arbitrary HTML and script code, which will be executed in a user's browser session in context of an affected site when the malicious user data is viewed.
SolutionUpdate the affected package.