FreeBSD Xonix vulnerability

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2010 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch

Description :

The remote host is running an older version of Xonix.

Xonix is a game.

This version of Xonix calls an external program while retaining
setgid privileges. An attacker, exploiting this flaw, would need
local access. A successful attack would give the attacker the
privileges of the 'games' group.

Solution :

http://www.vuxml.org/freebsd/6fd9a1e9-efd3-11d8-9837-000c41e2cdad.html

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.4
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 14281 (freebsd_xonix_141.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 10149

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0157

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