dasBlog Multiple HTTP Headers HTML Injection

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2193

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to an HTML injection attack.

Description

The remote host is running dasBlog, a .NET blog system. It is reported that versions up to and including 1.6.0 are vulnerable to an HTML injection issue. The application does not sanitize the Referer and User-Agent HTTP headers. An attacker may use this weakness to include malicious code in the 'Activity and Events Viewer' that may be executed by an administrator displaying this page.

Solution

Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.

See Also

http://www.dasblog.net

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2193

File Name: 2193.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/09/01

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:P/I:N/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:L/I:N/A:N

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1657

BID: 11086

OSVDB: 9453