FreeBSD : mercurial -- arbitrary code execution vulnerability (78abc022-0fee-11e6-9a1c-0014a5a57822)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Mercurial reports :

CVE-2016-3105: Arbitrary code execution when converting Git repos

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?802f60bb
http://www.nessus.org/u?95484438

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 90845 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3105

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