FreeBSD : salt -- multiple vulnerabilities (4f7c6af3-6a2c-4ead-8453-04e509688d45)

High Nessus Plugin ID 118477


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


SaltStack reports :

Remote command execution and incorrect access control when using salt-api.

Directory traversal vulnerability when using salt-api. Allows an attacker to determine what files exist on a server when querying /run or /events.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 118477

File Name: freebsd_pkg_4f7c6af36a2c4ead845304e509688d45.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Published: 2018/10/29

Updated: 2019/01/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py27-salt, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py32-salt, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py33-salt, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py34-salt, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py35-salt, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py36-salt, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py37-salt, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/27

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/10/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-15750, CVE-2018-15751