openSUSE Security Update : ntop (openSUSE-2015-309)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 82844
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

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The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


The network monitoring tool ntop was updated to fix one security issue.

The following vulnerability was fixed :

- Lack of filtering in the title parameter of links to rrdPlugin allowed cross-site-scripting (XSS) attacks against users of the web interface (bsc#882971, CVE-2014-4165)


Update the affected ntop packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 82844

File Name: openSUSE-2015-309.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/17/2015

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ntop, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ntop-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ntop-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 4/9/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-4165