FreeBSD : bmon -- unsafe set-user-ID application (938f357c-16dd-11d9-bc4a-000c41e2cdad)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Jon Nistor reported that the FreeBSD port of bmon was installed
set-user-ID root, and executes commands using relative paths. This
could allow local user to easily obtain root privileges.

See also :

https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=67340
http://www.nessus.org/u?08bc80b0

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36976 (freebsd_pkg_938f357c16dd11d9bc4a000c41e2cdad.nasl)

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