GNU Mailman Multiple Unspecified Remote Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2523

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a cross-site scripting (XSS) attack.

Description

The remote host is running GNU Mailman, a web based software to manage mailing lists. There are multiple flaws such as information disclosure and cross-site scripting in the remote version of this software that may allow an attacker to steal user cookies to gain unauthorized access.

Solution

Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2523

Family: CGI

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

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

BID: 12243