FreeBSD : ikiwiki -- insufficient blacklisting in teximg plugin (6e8f54af-a07d-11de-a649-000c2955660f)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The IkiWiki development team reports :

IkiWikis teximg plugin's blacklisting of insecure TeX commands is
insufficient; it can be bypassed and used to read arbitrary files.

See also :

http://ikiwiki.info/security/#index35h2
http://www.nessus.org/u?8eab0e34

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)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40957 (freebsd_pkg_6e8f54afa07d11dea649000c2955660f.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2944

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