FreeBSD : cgit -- directory traversal vulnerability (06c4a79b-981d-11e8-b460-9c5c8e75236a)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111540

Synopsis

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

Description

Jann Horn reports :

cgit_clone_objects in CGit before 1.2.1 has a directory traversal vulnerability when `enable-http-clone=1` is not turned off, as demonstrated by a cgit/cgit.cgi/git/objects/?path=../ request.

Solution

Update the affected package.

See Also

https://lists.zx2c4.com/pipermail/cgit/2018-August/004176.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?a483bc15

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 111540

File Name: freebsd_pkg_06c4a79b981d11e8b4609c5c8e75236a.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2018/08/06

Modified: 2018/10/03

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:cgit, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/04

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/08/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-14912