FreeBSD : lighttpd -- Log injection vulnerability in mod_auth (dd7f29cc-3ee9-11e5-93ad-002590263bf5)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

MITRE reports :

mod_auth in lighttpd before 1.4.36 allows remote attackers to inject
arbitrary log entries via a basic HTTP authentication string without a
colon character, as demonstrated by a string containing a NULL and new
line character.

See also :

http://redmine.lighttpd.net/issues/2646
http://www.nessus.org/u?d72b6999

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85319 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-3200

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