FreeBSD : opera -- kfmclient exec command execution vulnerability (d8e55d65-81d6-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 19140


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


Giovanni Delvecchio reports :

Opera for linux uses 'kfmclient exec' as 'Default Application' to handle saved files. This could be used by malicious remote users to execute arbitrary shell commands on a target system.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 19140

File Name: freebsd_pkg_d8e55d6581d611d9a9e70001020eed82.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/07/13

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-opera, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:opera, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:opera-devel, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2005/02/18

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/12/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1491

Secunia: 13447