FreeBSD : fwbuilder -- security issue in temporary file handling (113cd7e9-a4e2-11de-84af-001195e39404)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 41021


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


Firewall Builder release notes reports :

Vadim Kurland (v[email protected]) reports :

Fwbuilder and libfwbuilder 3.0.4 through to 3.0.6 generate iptables scripts with a security issue when also used to generate static routing configurations.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 41021

File Name: freebsd_pkg_113cd7e9a4e211de84af001195e39404.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/09/21

Modified: 2013/06/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.3

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/09/18

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/09/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4664

CWE: 59