FreeBSD : FreeBSD -- Improper environment sanitization in rtld(1) (ad08d14b-ca3d-11df-aade-0050568f000c)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

When running setuid programs rtld will normally remove potentially
dangerous environment variables. Due to recent changes in FreeBSD
environment variable handling code, a corrupt environment may result
in attempts to unset environment variables failing.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?6e00c091

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50336 ()

Bugtraq ID: 37154

CVE ID:

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