Serendipity < 0.7.1 compat.php searchTerm Parameter XSS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2456

Synopsis

The remote host is running a vulnerable version of Serendipity.

Description

The remote host is running Serendipity. Serendipity is a blogging software that is implemented in PHP. This version of Serendipity is vulnerable to a remote Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attack.

Solution

Upgrade to Serendipity 0.7.1 or higher.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?e47198ec

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

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2456

Family: CGI

Published: 2004/12/14

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 15914

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-2004-2525

BID: 11790