FreeBSD : XFCE -- Allows executing malicious .desktop files pointing to remote code (55cff5d2-e95c-11ec-ae20-001999f8d30b)

high Nessus Plugin ID 162134

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Synopsis

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

Description

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 55cff5d2-e95c-11ec-ae20-001999f8d30b advisory.

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

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?ca9c409e

http://www.nessus.org/u?2f91b005

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 162134

File Name: freebsd_pkg_55cff5d2e95c11ecae20001999f8d30b.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 6/11/2022

Updated: 6/28/2022

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-32278

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:libexo, 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: 6/11/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/11/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-32278