FreeBSD : PEAR -- Net_Ping and Net_Traceroute remote arbitrary command injection (56ba8728-f987-11de-b28d-00215c6a37bb)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 43626


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


PEAR Security Advisory reports :

Multiple remote arbitrary command injections have been found in the Net_Ping and Net_Traceroute.

When input from forms are used directly, the attacker could pass variables that would allow him to execute remote arbitrary command injections.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 43626

File Name: freebsd_pkg_56ba8728f98711deb28d00215c6a37bb.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Published: 2010/01/05

Modified: 2016/12/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:pear-Net_Ping, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:pear-Net_Traceroute, 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: 2010/01/04

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/11/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4024, CVE-2009-4025

BID: 37093, 37094

CWE: 78, 94