FreeBSD : mailman -- XSS vulnerability (64691c49-4b22-11e0-a226-00e0815b8da8)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 52626

Synopsis

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

Description

CVE reports :

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in Cgi/confirm.py in GNU Mailman 2.1.14 and earlier allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) full name or (2) username field in a confirmation message.

Solution

Update the affected package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?895876b7

http://www.nessus.org/u?c8246854

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 52626

File Name: freebsd_pkg_64691c494b2211e0a22600e0815b8da8.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Published: 2011/03/11

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

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:mailman, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/03/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/02/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0707