Citrix Web Interface 4.6 / 5.0 / 5.0.1 Unspecified XSS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 38663


The remote host contains a web application that is affected by a cross-site scripting vulnerability.


The remote host contains a version of Citrix Web Interface earlier than 5.1.0. As such, it reportedly is affected by an as-yet unspecified cross-site scripting vulnerability. An attacker could exploit this issue to steal cookie-based authentication and launch other attacks.


Upgrade to Citrix Web Interface 5.1.0 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 38663

File Name: citrix_web_interface_xss.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.16 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2009/05/01

Modified: 2016/05/04

Dependencies: 13855

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: cpe:/a:citrix:web_interface

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/04/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2454

BID: 34761

OSVDB: 54133

Secunia: 34868

CWE: 79