FreeBSD : wordpress -- XSS (a467d0f9-8875-11dc-b3ba-0016179b2dd5)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 27610


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


A Secunia Advisory report :

Input passed to the 'posts_columns' parameter in wp-admin/edit-post-rows.php is not 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 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 27610

File Name: freebsd_pkg_a467d0f9887511dcb3ba0016179b2dd5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Published: 2007/11/02

Modified: 2014/08/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:de-wordpress, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:wordpress, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:zh-wordpress, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/11/01

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/10/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5710

Secunia: 27407

CWE: 79