FreeBSD : codeigniter -- multiple vulnerabilities (698403a7-803d-11e5-ab94-002590263bf5)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The CodeIgniter changelog reports :

Fixed an XSS attack vector in Security Library method xss_clean().

Changed Config Library method base_url() to fallback to
``$_SERVER['SERVER_ADDR']`` in order to avoid Host header injections.

Changed CAPTCHA Helper to try to use the operating system's PRNG
first.

See also :

https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=203403
https://codeigniter.com/userguide2/changelog.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?d470e2d8

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 86686 ()

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