Ublog < 1.0.5 login.asp msg Parameter XSS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2776

Synopsis

The remote host is running Ublog, a blog program written in ASP.

Description

The remote host is running Ublog, a blog program written in ASP. This version of Ublog is vulnerable to a remote Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attack. An attacker exploiting this flaw would typically need to be able to convince a user to browse a malicious URI. A successful attack would result in the theft of potentially confidential client data (cookies, authentication credentials, and more) or malicious code being executed within the client browser.

Solution

Upgrade to version 1.0.5 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2776

Family: CGI

Published: 2005/03/29

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-0925

BID: 12931