Threat Encyclopedia

Vulnerability CVE-2020-5765 for Tenable Nessus

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Nessus 8.10.0 and earlier were found to contain a Stored XSS vulnerability due to improper validation of input during scan configuration. An authenticated, remote attacker could potentially exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code in a user\'s session. Tenable has implemented additional input validation mechanisms to correct this issue in Nessus 8.11.0.

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Tenable Nessus

CVE References

CVE-2020-5765

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