FreeBSD : otrs -- XSS vulnerability could lead to remote code execution (84065569-7fb4-11e2-9c5a-000d601460a4)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 64885


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


The OTRS Project reports :

This advisory covers vulnerabilities discovered in the OTRS core system. This is a variance of the XSS vulnerability, where an attacker could send a specially prepared HTML email to OTRS which would cause JavaScript code to be executed in your browser while displaying the email. In this case this is achieved by using JavaScript source attributes with whitespaces.

Affected by this vulnerability are all releases of OTRS 2.4.x up to and including 2.4.14, 3.0.x up to and including 3.0.16 and 3.1.x up to and including 3.1.10.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 64885

File Name: freebsd_pkg_840655697fb411e29c5a000d601460a4.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/02/26

Modified: 2015/05/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


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:otrs, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/02/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/10/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-4751