FreeBSD : viewcvs -- information leakage (323784cf-48a6-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

The hide_cvsroot and forbidden configuration options are not properly
honored by viewcvs when exporting to a tar file which can lead to
information leakage.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?17227bc1

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18894 (freebsd_pkg_323784cf48a611d9a9e70001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 11819

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0915

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