Movable Type' Blog < 3.34 XSS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3894

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is running Movable Type, a blogging software for Unix and Windows platforms. This version of Movable Type is vulnerable to a persistent Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) flaw. An attacker exploiting this flaw would post malicious code into the blog. Successful exploitation would allow an attacker to execute malicious code within a user's browser or disclose confidential data.

Solution

Upgrade to version 3.34 or higher.

See Also

http://www.sixapart.com/movabletype

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3894

File Name: 3894.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2007/01/26

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4.8

Temporal Score: 4

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.9

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

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

Reference Information

BID: 22264