FreeBSD : websvn -- reflected XSS (12d1b5a6-e39d-11e5-9f77-5453ed2e2b49)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 89707


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


Sebastien Delafond reports :

Jakub Palaczynski discovered that websvn, a web viewer for Subversion repositories, does not correctly sanitize user-supplied input, which allows a remote user to run reflected cross-site scripting attacks.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 89707

File Name: freebsd_pkg_12d1b5a6e39d11e59f775453ed2e2b49.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/03/07

Modified: 2016/10/19

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


Base Score: 6.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/03/06

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/02/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2511