FreeBSD : sge -- local root exploit in bundled rsh executable (57a0242d-8c4e-11da-8ddf-000ae42e9b93)

High Nessus Plugin ID 21429


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


Sun Microsystems reports :

The SGE 6.0u7_1 release fixes a security bug which can allow malicious users to gain root access.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 21429

File Name: freebsd_pkg_57a0242d8c4e11da8ddf000ae42e9b93.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Published: 2006/05/13

Modified: 2015/05/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:sge, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:sgeee, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/01/23

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/12/23