Mantis 1.2.x < 1.2.2 Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5619


The remote web server is hosting a web application that is vulnerable to a cross-site scripting attack.


The remote web server is hosting Mantis, an open source bugtracking application written in PHP. Versions of Mantis 1.2.x are potentially affected by a cross-site scripting vulnerability. The application does not properly validate inline attachments before rendering them. An attacker, exploiting this flaw, could execute arbitrary script code in a users browser.


Upgrade to Mantis 1.2.2 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 5619

File Name: 5619.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2010/08/03

Modified: 2016/01/15

Dependencies: 8680

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: 2010/07/29

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/07/29

Reference Information

BID: 42119