Serendipity < 0.7.0rc1 HTTP Response Splitting

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2367

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is running Serendipity, a weblog written in PHP.
The remote version of this software is vulnerable to a HTTP response splitting vulnerability that may allow an attacker to perform a cross-site scripting attack against the remote host.

Solution

Upgrade to Serendipity 0.7.0rc1 or higher.

See Also

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2004-10/0219.html

http://www.s9y.org/5.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2367

File Name: 2367.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/10/21

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 15543

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

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

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1620

BID: 11497