Gallery < 2.0.3 GalleryUtilities.class X_FORWARDED_FOR HTTP Header XSS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3457


The remote host is vulnerable to an HTML Injection attack.


The remote host is running the Gallery web-based photo album. This version of Gallery is vulnerable to a cross-site scripting (XSS) flaw. The vendor has released version 2.0.3 as a fix. An attacker exploiting this flaw would need to be able to convince a user to browse to a malicious URI. Successful exploitation could lead to the loss of potentially confidential data.


Upgrade to version 2.0.3 or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3457

File Name: 3457.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2006/03/06

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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


Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 6


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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-1128, CVE-2006-1127

BID: 16940, 16948