FreeBSD : gforge -- directory traversal vulnerability (fe903533-ff96-4c7a-bd3e-4d40efa71897)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 19187


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


An STG Security Advisory reports :

GForge CVS module made by Dragos Moinescu and another module made by Ronald Petty have a directory traversal vulnerability. [...] malicious attackers can read arbitrary directory lists.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 19187

File Name: freebsd_pkg_fe903533ff964c7abd3e4d40efa71897.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/07/13

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:W/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Patch Publication Date: 2005/06/03

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/01/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-0299

BID: 12318