FreeBSD : bugzilla -- Social Engineering (60bfa396-c702-11e3-848c-20cf30e32f6d)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

A Bugzilla Security Advisory reports : Dangerous control characters
can be inserted into Bugzilla, notably into bug comments. If the text,
which may look safe, is copied into a terminal such as xterm or
gnome-terminal, then unexpected commands could be executed on the
local machine.

See also :

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=968576
http://www.nessus.org/u?bcaa0a24

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73633 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now