FreeBSD : SA-04:01.mksnap_ff

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 12575


The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch


The remote host is running a version of FreeBSD which contains a bug in the mksnap_ffs(8) utility which may reset file flags on the remote file system, thus resetting the type of access control that were assigned to a file.


Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 12575

File Name: freebsd_mksnap_ffs.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Published: 2004/07/06

Modified: 2010/10/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.6

Temporal Score: 4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0099

BID: 9533