FreeBSD : xorg-server -- privilege escalation (61534682-b8f4-11da-8e62-000e0c33c2dc)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

Daniel Stone of X.Org reports :

During the analysis of results from the Coverity code review of X.Org,
we discovered a flaw in the server that allows local users to execute
arbitrary code with root privileges, or cause a denial of service by
overwriting files on the system, again with root privileges.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21441 (freebsd_pkg_61534682b8f411da8e62000e0c33c2dc.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-0745

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now