FreeBSD : ikiwiki -- XSS vulnerability (0297b260-2b3b-11e6-ae88-002590263bf5)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 91475


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


Mitre reports :

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the cgierror function in in ikiwiki before 3.20160506 might allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified vectors involving an error message.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 91475

File Name: freebsd_pkg_0297b2602b3b11e6ae88002590263bf5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/06/06

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:ikiwiki, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/06/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/05/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-4561