FreeBSD : ricochet -- information disclosure (d71831ef-e6f8-11e5-85be-14dae9d210b8)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

special reports :

By sending a nickname with some HTML tags in a contact request, an
attacker could cause Ricochet to make network requests without Tor
after the request is accepted, which would reveal the user's IP
address.

See also :

https://github.com/ricochet-im/ricochet/releases/tag/v1.1.2
http://www.nessus.org/u?af78f550

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 89854 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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