FreeBSD : Libgit2 -- Fixing insufficient validation of submodule names (5a1589ad-68f9-11e8-83f5-d8cb8abf62dd)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110579


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


The Git community reports :

Insufficient validation of submodule names


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110579

File Name: freebsd_pkg_5a1589ad68f911e883f5d8cb8abf62dd.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 2018/06/18

Updated: 2019/04/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:libgit2, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py-pygit2, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/05/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-11235