ViewVC < 1.0.9 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5131

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.

Description

The remote host is running ViewVC, a web-based interface for CVS and Subversion. The installed version of ViewVC is earlier than 1.0.9. Such versions are potentially affected by multiple issues :

- A cross-site scripting vulnerability in the 'view' parameter.

- An unspecified vulnerability that may allow attackers to print illegal parameter names and values.

Solution

Upgrade to ViewVC 1.0.9 or later.

See Also

http://viewvc.tigris.org/source/browse/viewvc/trunk/CHANGES?view=markup&amp;pathrev=2242

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 5131

Family: CGI

Published: 2009/08/13

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 4.8

Temporal Score: 4.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

Patch Publication Date: 2009/08/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/08/12

Reference Information

BID: 36035