FreeBSD : Apache -- Insecure LD_LIBRARY_PATH handling (de2bc01f-dc44-11e1-9f4d-002354ed89bc)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

Apache reports :

Insecure handling of LD_LIBRARY_PATH was found that could lead to the
current working directory to be searched for DSOs. This could allow a
local user to execute code as root if an administrator runs apachectl
from an untrusted directory.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 61388 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0883

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