FreeBSD : bitlbee -- account recreation security issues (24ec781b-8c11-11dd-9923-0016d325a0ed)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Secunia reports :

Some security issues have been reported in BitlBee, which can be
exploited by malicious people to bypass certain security restrictions
and hijack accounts.

The security issues are caused due to unspecified errors, which can be
exploited to overwrite existing accounts.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?51ae9c05

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 34301 (freebsd_pkg_24ec781b8c1111dd99230016d325a0ed.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3920
CVE-2008-3969

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