FreeBSD : redis -- EVAL Lua Sandbox Escape (838fa84a-0e25-11e5-90e4-d050996490d0)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Ben Murphy reports :

It is possible to break out of the Lua sandbox in Redis and execute
arbitrary code.

This shouldn't pose a threat to users under the trusted Redis
security model where only trusted users can connect to the database.
However, in real deployments there could be databases that can be
accessed by untrusted users. The main deployments that are vulnerable
are developers machines, places where redis servers can be reached via
SSRF attacks and cloud hosting.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 84043 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-4335

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