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

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 82844


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: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/04/17

Modified: 2015/04/17

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: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: 2015/04/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-4165