FreeBSD : libtool -- Library Search Path Privilege Escalation Issue (77c14729-dc5e-11de-92ae-02e0184b8d35)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Secunia.com

Do not attempt to load an unqualified module.la file from the current
directory (by default) since doing so is insecure and is not compliant
with the documentation.

See also :

http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/libtool/2009-11/msg00059.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?cf228522

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 42912 (freebsd_pkg_77c14729dc5e11de92ae02e0184b8d35.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3736

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