Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : webmin (MDKSA-2007:135)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 25601


The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.


Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities were discovered in pam_login.cgi in webmin prior to version 1.350, which could allow a remote attacker to inject arbitrary web script or HTML.

Updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.


Update the affected webmin package.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 25601

File Name: mandrake_MDKSA-2007-135.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2007/06/27

Modified: 2013/06/01

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:mandriva:linux:webmin, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2007, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2007.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/Mandrake/release, Host/Mandrake/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2007/06/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3156

MDKSA: 2007:135

CWE: 79