FreeBSD : webmin, usermin -- arbitrary file disclosure vulnerability (227475c2-09cb-11db-9156-000e0c2e438a)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 21789


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


The webmin development team reports :

An attacker without a login to Webmin can read the contents of any file on the server using a specially crafted URL. All users should upgrade to version 1.290 as soon as possible, or setup IP access control in Webmin.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 21789

File Name: freebsd_pkg_227475c209cb11db9156000e0c2e438a.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.21 $

Type: local

Published: 2006/07/03

Modified: 2015/01/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:usermin, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:webmin, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2006/07/02

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/06/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-3392

BID: 18744