FreeBSD : MoinMoin administrative group name privilege escalation vulnerability (da9e6438-bfc0-11d8-b00e-000347a4fa7d)

High Nessus Plugin ID 36377


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


A serious flaw exists in the MoinMoin software which may allow a malicious user to gain access to unauthorized privileges.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 36377

File Name: freebsd_pkg_da9e6438bfc011d8b00e000347a4fa7d.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/04/23

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:moinmoin, 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: 2004/06/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/05/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0708

BID: 10568

OSVDB: 6704

Secunia: 11807