FreeBSD : typo3 -- Multiple vulnerabilities in TYPO3 Core (79818ef9-2d10-11e2-9160-00262d5ed8ee)
High Nessus Plugin ID 62957
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionTypo Security Team reports :
TYPO3 Backend History Module - Due to missing encoding of user input, the history module is susceptible to SQL Injection and Cross-Site Scripting. A valid backend login is required to exploit this vulnerability. Credits go to Thomas Worm who discovered and reported the issue.
TYPO3 Backend API - Failing to properly HTML-encode user input the tree render API (TCA-Tree) is susceptible to Cross-Site Scripting.
TYPO3 Versions below 6.0 does not make us of this API, thus is not exploitable, if no third party extension is installed which uses this API. A valid backend login is required to exploit this vulnerability.
Credits go to Richard Brain who discovered and reported the issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.