openSUSE Security Update : viewvc (viewvc-2240)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 45470


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


The regular expression search feature didn't properly sanitize user input, therefore allowing attackers to conduct cross-site-scripting (XSS) attacks (CVE-2010-0132).


Update the affected viewvc package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 45470

File Name: suse_11_2_viewvc-100407.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/04/09

Modified: 2014/06/13

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:novell:opensuse:viewvc, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/04/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0132