FreeBSD : PivotX -- administrator password reset vulnerability (ae0e5835-3cad-11e0-b654-00215c6a37bb)
High Nessus Plugin ID 52038
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionUS CERT reports :
PivotX contains a vulnerability that allows an attacker to change the password of any account just by guessing the username. Version 2.2.4 has been reported to not be affected. This vulnerability is being exploited in the wild and users should immediately upgrade to 2.2.5 or later. Mitigation steps for users that have been compromised have been posted to the PivotX Support Community.
SolutionUpdate the affected package.