FreeBSD : Piwik -- remote command execution vulnerability (23c8423e-9bff-11e0-8ea2-0019d18c446a)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The Piwik security advisory reports :

The Piwik 1.5 release addresses a critical security vulnerability,
which affect all Piwik users that have let granted some access to the
'anonymous' user.

Piwik contains a remotely exploitable vulnerability that could allow a
remote attacker to execute arbitrary code. Only installations that
have granted untrusted view access to their stats (ie. grant 'view'
access to a website to anonymous) are at risk.

See also :

https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=158084
http://piwik.org/blog/2011/06/piwik-1-5-security-advisory/
http://www.nessus.org/u?165047b7

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55395 ()

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