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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.144316
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.
Description:Summary:
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.

Solution:
Update to version 8.11.0 or later.

CVSS Score:
3.5

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-5765
https://www.tenable.com/security/tns-2020-05
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