FreeBSD : isolate -- local root exploit (b74a8076-9b1f-11df-9f58-021e8c343e76)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Isolate currently suffers from some bad security bugs! These are local
root privilege escalation bugs. Thanks to the helpful person who
reported them (email Chris if you want credit!). We're working to fix
them ASAP, but until then, isolate is unsafe and you should uninstall
it. Sorry!

See also :

https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=148911
http://www.nessus.org/u?7b7f23af
http://www.nessus.org/u?710d4c85

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 48360 (freebsd_pkg_b74a80769b1f11df9f58021e8c343e76.nasl)

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