GroupWise WebAccess < 6.5 SP5 EMail IMG SRC XSS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3087


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


The remote host is running a version of GroupWise WebAccess from Novell that fails to sanitize email messages of HTML and script code embedded in IMG tags. An attacker can exploit this flaw to launch cross-site scripting attacks against users of WebAccess by sending them specially crafted email messages.


Upgrade to version 6.5 SP5 or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3087

File Name: 3087.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2005/07/20

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 2731

Nessus ID: 19228

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:C


Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5.3


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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-2276

BID: 14310