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Vulnerability Assessment Details
Checks version of FeedDemon
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote Windows application may permit execution of arbitrary Active
FeedDemon, an RSS reader for Windows, is installed on the remote host.
According to the Windows registry, the installed version of FeedDemon
fails to sanitize RSS feeds of Active Script code. A possible hacker may be
able to exploit this issue to inject arbitrary script into the
affected application, which could lead to various cross-site scripting
See also :
Upgrade to FeedDemon 18.104.22.168 or later.
Network Security Threat Level:
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.3
Networks Security ID: 20114
Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2007 Tenable Network Security
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