webcamXP < 2.16.478 Chat Name HTML Injection

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2842


The remote host is vulnerable to an HTML Injection attack.


The remote host is running the webcamXP application. webcamXP is an all-in-one camera/webserver appliance that allows users to view and administer a camera remotely. This version of webcamXP is vulnerable to an HTML injection flaw. An attacker exploiting this flaw would typically need to be able to entice a user into browsing to a malicious URI. Successful exploitation would result in the theft of confidential materials (such as authentication cookies).


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2842

File Name: 2842.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2005/04/19

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 2841

Nessus ID: 18122

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


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


Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5.3


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:H/RL:U/RC:X

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-1189

BID: 13250