Serendipity < 0.80 RC7 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2920


The remote host is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.


The remote host is running Serendipity. Serendipity is a
Blogging software that is implemented in PHP. This version of Serendipity
is reported vulnerable to multiple remote exploits. It is reported that
this version is vulnerable to HTML injection, Cross-Site Scripting (XSS),
and file upload flaws. An attacker exploiting these flaws would be able
to gain or elevate privileges on the remote machine. An attacker may also
be able to user the server as an attack vector against unsuspecting users browsing the website.


Upgrade to version 0.80 RC7 or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2920

Family: CGI

Published: 2005/05/18

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 18298

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.6

Temporal Score: 4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.8


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:H/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-1713, CVE-2005-1712

BID: 13669