FreeBSD : otrs -- XSS vulnerability in Firefox and Opera could lead to remote code execution (d60199df-7fb3-11e2-9c5a-000d601460a4)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 64887


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 Firefox and Opera. In this case this is achieved with an invalid HTML structure with nested tags.

Affected by this vulnerability are all releases of OTRS 2.4.x up to and including 2.4.13, 3.0.x up to and including 3.0.15 and 3.1.x up to and including 3.1.9 in combination with Firefox and Opera.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 64887

File Name: freebsd_pkg_d60199df7fb311e29c5a000d601460a4.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/02/26

Modified: 2015/05/13

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: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: 2012/08/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-4600