FreeBSD : GNATS local privilege elevation (58)

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Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a security update

Description :

The following package needs to be updated: gnats

See also :

http://secunia.com/advisories/9096
http://www.gnu.org/software/gnats/gnats.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-60.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-61.html
http://www.osvdb.org/2190
http://www.osvdb.org/4600
http://www.osvdb.org/4601
http://www.osvdb.org/4607
http://www.securiteam.com/unixfocus/5CP0N0UAAA.html
http://x82.inetcop.org/h0me/adv1sor1es/INCSA.2003-0x82-018-GNATS-bt.txt
http://www.FreeBSD.org/ports/portaudit/4d837296-cc28-11d8-a54c-02e0185c0b53.html

Solution :

Update the package on the remote host

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 12546 (freebsd_gnats_311319.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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