FreeBSD : wesnoth -- Code Injection vulnerability (bad59128-c188-11e8-9d40-f0def10dca57)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117723

Synopsis

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

Description

shadowm reports :

A severe bug was found in the game client which could allow a malicious user to execute arbitrary code through the Lua engine by using specially crafted code in add-ons, saves, replays, or networked games. This issue affects all platforms and all existing releases since Wesnoth version 1.7.0. Users of all previous version should upgrade immediately.

Solution

Update the affected package.

See Also

https://gist.github.com/shikadiqueen/45951ddc981cf8e0d9a74e4b30400380

http://www.nessus.org/u?2ec76e86

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117723

File Name: freebsd_pkg_bad59128c18811e89d40f0def10dca57.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2018/09/27

Modified: 2018/09/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/09/26

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/07/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-1999023