FreeBSD : Prosody XMPP server advisory 2022-01-13 (e3ec8b30-757b-11ec-922f-654747404482)

high Nessus Plugin ID 156764


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


The version of FreeBSD installed on the remote host is prior to tested version. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the e3ec8b30-757b-11ec-922f-654747404482 advisory.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 156764

File Name: freebsd_pkg_e3ec8b30757b11ec922f654747404482.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 1/16/2022

Updated: 1/16/2022

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-0217


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/14/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/14/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-0217