SharpReader < 0.9.7.1 RSS Feed XSS (deprecated)

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3748

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to an HTML Injection attack.

Description

The remote host is running SharpReader, a free RSS reader. SharpReader 0.9.7.0 and lower are reported to be vulnerable to flaws that would allow malicious RSS servers to execute malicious code via the SharpReader application.

Solution

Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.

See Also

http://www.sharpreader.net

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3748

File Name: 3748.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2006/09/21

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND

CVSSv3

Base Score: 3.6

Temporal Score: 3.5

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

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-4761

BID: 20128