RSSOwl < 1.2.3 Atom Feed XSS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3746

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to an HTML Injection attack.

Description

The remote host is running RSSOwl, a free RSS reader. RSSOwl 1.2.2 (build 2006-08-27) and lower are reported vulnerable to flaws that would allow malicious RSS servers to execute malicious code via the RSSOwl application.

Solution

Upgrade to version 1.2.3 or higher.

See Also

http://www.rssowl.org

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3746

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2006/09/20

Modified: 2018/09/16

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5.4

Temporal Score: 4.5

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.7

Vector: CVSS3#AV:A/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:benjamin_pasero_and_tobias_eichert:rssowl

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-4760

BID: 20110