FreeBSD : mantis -- XSS vulnerability (2b63e964-eb04-11e6-9ac1-a4badb2f4699)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 96992


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


wdollman reports :

The value of the view_type parameter on the view_all_bug_page.php page is not encoded before being displayed on the page.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 96992

File Name: freebsd_pkg_2b63e964eb0411e69ac1a4badb2f4699.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/02/06

Modified: 2017/02/06

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:mantis, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/02/04

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/08/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-6837