FreeBSD : bugzilla -- multiple vulnerabilities (75231c63-f6a2-499d-8e27-787773bda284)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 26090


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


A Bugzilla Security Advisory reports :

This advisory covers three security issues that have recently been fixed in the Bugzilla code :

- A possible cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability when filing bugs using the guided form.

- When using, insufficiently escaped data may be passed to sendmail.

- Users using the WebService interface may access Bugzilla's time-tracking fields even if they normally cannot see them.

We strongly advise that 2.20.x and 2.22.x users should upgrade to 2.20.5 and 2.22.3 respectively. 3.0 users, and users of 2.18.x or below, should upgrade to 3.0.1.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 26090

File Name: freebsd_pkg_75231c63f6a2499d8e27787773bda284.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.16 $

Type: local

Published: 2007/09/24

Modified: 2016/12/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:bugzilla, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ja-bugzilla, 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: 2007/09/21

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/08/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4538, CVE-2007-4539, CVE-2007-4543

BID: 25425

CWE: 79, 264