Horde < 3.0.4 Parent Page Title XSS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2779

Synopsis

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

Description

The version of Horde installed on the remote host suffers from a cross-site scripting vulnerability in which an attacker can inject arbitrary HTML and script code via the page title of a parent frame, enabling him to steal cookie-based authentication credentials and perform other such attacks.

Solution

Upgrade to version 3.0.4 or higher.

See Also

http://lists.horde.org/archives/announce/2005/000176.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2779

Family: CGI

Published: 2005/03/30

Modified: 2018/09/16

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 17650

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:horde:application_framework

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-0961

BID: 12943