Executive Summary

This Alert is flagged as TOP 25 Common Weakness Enumeration from CWE/SANS. For more information, you can read this.
Name CVE-2018-1147 First vendor Publication 2018-05-18
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2018-06-19

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N
Overall CVSS Score 5.4
Base Score 5.4 Environmental Score 5.4
impact SubScore 2.7 Temporal Score 5.4
Exploitabality Sub Score 2.3
Attack Vector Network Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low User Interaction Required
Scope Changed Confidentiality Impact Low
Integrity Impact Low Availability Impact None
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Cvss Base Score 3.5 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 2.9 Attack Complexity Medium
Cvss Expoit Score 6.8 Authentication Requires single instance
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In Nessus before 7.1.0, a XSS vulnerability exists due to improper input validation. A remote authenticated attacker could create and upload a .nessus file, which may be viewed by an administrator allowing for the execution of arbitrary script code in a user's browser session. In other scenarios, XSS could also occur by altering variables from the Advanced Settings.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2018-1147

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-79 Failure to Preserve Web Page Structure ('Cross-site Scripting') (CWE/SANS Top 25)

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 75

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2018-05-24 Name : Tenable Nessus running on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabili...
File : nessus_tns_2018_05.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
CONFIRM https://www.tenable.com/security/tns-2018-05
SECTRACK http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040918

Alert History

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Date Informations
2020-05-23 02:10:31
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2020-05-23 01:06:23
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2019-07-30 12:10:32
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2019-07-03 12:10:02
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2019-02-13 12:07:01
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2018-06-19 21:19:53
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2018-05-20 09:18:35
  • Multiple Updates
2018-05-19 05:18:04
  • First insertion