Icecast list.cgi User-Agent XSS
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2136
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attack.
DescriptionThe remote host is running a vulnerable version of Icecast, an open-source streaming server. It is reported that every version of the 1.3 branch is vulnerable to a cross scripting issue. An attacker may steal cookie-based authentication credentials from a legitimate user by sending malformed links to the Icecast server.
SolutionUpgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.