Blackboard Learning System <= 8.0 SP6 Unspecified XSS

medium Nessus Plugin ID 74511
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The remote web server contains an application that is affected by a cross-site scripting vulnerability.


According to its version number, the Blackboard Learning System, now known as Blackboard Learn, install hosted on the remote web server is affected by an unspecified cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Refer to the vendor for a fix.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 74511

File Name: blackboard_learn_8_0_6.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: remote

Published: 6/13/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: blackboard_learn_detect.nbin

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:blackboard:vista%2fce

Required KB Items: www/Blackboard Learn

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Patch Publication Date: 2/21/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/21/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0811

BID: 65742

CWE: 20, 74, 79, 442, 629, 711, 712, 722, 725, 750, 751, 800, 801, 809, 811, 864, 900, 928, 931, 990