FreeBSD : ikiwiki -- tty hijacking via ikiwiki-mass-rebuild (3145faf1-974c-11e0-869e-000c29249b2e)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The IkiWiki development team reports :

Ludwig Nussel discovered a way for users to hijack root's tty when
ikiwiki-mass-rebuild was run. Additionally, there was some potential
for information disclosure via symlinks.

See also :

http://ikiwiki.info/security/#index40h2
http://www.nessus.org/u?c9fb2cf5

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55157 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1408

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