Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : ntop (MDVSA-2015:216)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 83158
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The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.


Updated ntop package fixes security vulnerability :

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


Update the affected ntop package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 83158

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2015-216.nasl

Version: 2.5

Type: local

Published: 4/30/2015

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:ntop, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/29/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-4165

BID: 68002

MDVSA: 2015:216