FreeBSD : devel/ipython -- multiple vulnerabilities (290351c9-6f5c-11e5-a2a1-002590263bf5)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 86335


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


Matthias Bussonnier reports :

Summary: Local folder name was used in HTML templates without escaping, allowing XSS in said pages by carefully crafting folder name and URL to access it.

URI with issues :

- GET /tree/**

Benjamin RK reports :

Vulnerability: A maliciously forged file opened for editing can execute JavaScript, specifically by being redirected to /files/ due to a failure to treat the file as plain text.

URI with issues :

- GET /edit/**


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 86335

File Name: freebsd_pkg_290351c96f5c11e5a2a1002590263bf5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/10/12

Modified: 2015/10/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ipython, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2015/10/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/09/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-6938, CVE-2015-7337