PHP Code Snippet Library 'index.php' XSS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2149

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attack.

Description

The remote host is running a version of PHP-CSL that is reported prone to a cross-site scripting vulnerability. An attacker may steal cookie-based authentication credentials from a legitimate user using crafted link to this web application.

Solution

There are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.

See Also

http://php.net/ChangeLog-4.php

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2149

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: 4.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:php:php

Patch Publication Date: 2004/08/24

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/08/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1746

BID: 11038