FreeBSD : geeklog xss vulnerability (60e1792b-c380-11dc-821a-000bcdc1757a)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 29990


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


Geeklog reports :

MustLive pointed out a possible XSS in the form to email an article to a friend that we're fixing with this release.

Please note that this problem only exists in Geeklog 1.4.0 - neither Geeklog 1.4.1 nor any older versions (1.3.x series) have that problem.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 29990

File Name: freebsd_pkg_60e1792bc38011dc821a000bcdc1757a.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Published: 2008/01/16

Modified: 2013/06/21

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:freebsd:freebsd:geeklog, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/01/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2008/01/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-3756

CWE: 79