FreeBSD : libsoup -- unintentionally allow access to entire local filesystem (30cb4522-b94d-11e0-8182-485d60cb5385)

High Nessus Plugin ID 55723


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


Dan Winship reports :

Fixed a security hole that caused some SoupServer users to unintentionally allow accessing the entire local filesystem when they thought they were only providing access to a single directory.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 55723

File Name: freebsd_pkg_30cb4522b94d11e08182485d60cb5385.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Published: 2011/07/29

Modified: 2013/06/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/07/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/06/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2054