MODx < 1.0.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5522


The remote web server is hosting a web application that is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.


The remote web server is hosting MODx, a content management system written in PHP. The installed version of MODx is earlier than 1.0.3. Such versions are potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A cross-site scripting vulnerability in the 'SearchHighlight' plugin. (CVE-2010-1427)

- A SQL-injection vulnerability related to WebLogin. (CVE-2010-1426)


Upgrade to MODx 1.0.3 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 5522

File Name: 5522.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2010/04/29

Modified: 2016/01/15

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 46183

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

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


Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.8


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

Vulnerability Information

Patch Publication Date: 2010/04/01

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/04/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1426, CVE-2010-1427

BID: 39310

OSVDB: 63596, 63597