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Test ID:
Category:Web application abuses
Title:Tenable Nessus < 8.11.0 XSS Vulnerability (TNS-2020-05)
Summary:Tenable Nessus is prone to a stored cross-site scripting vulnerability.
Tenable Nessus is prone to a stored cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Vulnerability Insight:
Nessus is prone a stored XSS vulnerability due to improper validation of input
during scan configuration.

Vulnerability Impact:
An authenticated, remote attacker could potentially exploit this vulnerability
to execute arbitrary code in a user's session.

Affected Software/OS:
Tenable Nessus version 8.10.0 and prior.

Update to version 8.11.0 or later.

CVSS Score:

CVSS Vector:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-5765
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