FreeBSD : ikiwiki -- empty password security hole (09066828-2ef1-11dd-a0d8-0016d325a0ed)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The ikiwiki development team reports :

This hole allowed ikiwiki to accept logins using empty passwords to
openid accounts that didn't use a password.

Upgrading to a non-vulnerable ikiwiki version immediatly is
recommended if your wiki allows both password and openid logins.

See also :

http://ikiwiki.info/security/#index33h2
http://www.nessus.org/u?ec5cdb5a

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 32488 (freebsd_pkg_090668282ef111dda0d80016d325a0ed.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0169

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