WackoWiki < R4.0 TextSearch XSS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1730

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a cross-site scripting (XSS) attack.

Description

The remote host is running a vulnerable WackoWiki, a lightweight Wiki-clone implemented in PHP. It is reported that WackoWiki R3.5 is susceptible to a cross-site scripting vulnerability in its textsearch form. This may allow for theft of cookie-based authentication credentials or other attacks.

Solution

Upgrate to WackoWiki R4.0 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 1730

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5.1

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:H/RL:O/RC:X

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-2624

BID: 10860