FreeBSD : MT -- Search Unspecified XSS (350a5bd9-520b-11db-8f1a-000a48049292)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 22499


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


Secunia reports :

Arai has reported a vulnerability in Movable Type and Movable Type Enterprise, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

Some unspecified input passed via the search functionality 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.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 22499

File Name: freebsd_pkg_350a5bd9520b11db8f1a000a48049292.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2006/10/05

Modified: 2013/06/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:W/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:MT, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2006/10/02

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/09/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-5080

BID: 20228

Secunia: 22109

CWE: 79