FreeBSD : ejabberd -- XSS vulnerability (cf91c1e4-2b6d-11de-931b-00e0815b8da8)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 36194


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


SecurityFocus reports :

The ejabberd application is prone to a cross-site scripting vulnerability.

An attacker may leverage this issue to execute arbitrary script code in the browser of an unsuspecting user in the context of the affected site and to steal cookie-based authentication credentials.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 36194

File Name: freebsd_pkg_cf91c1e42b6d11de931b00e0815b8da8.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/04/21

Modified: 2016/05/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ejabberd, 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: 2009/04/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/03/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0934

BID: 34133

CWE: 79