FreeBSD : PivotX -- Remote File Inclusion Vulnerability of TimThumb (e454ca2f-f88d-11e0-b566-00163e01a509)

High Nessus Plugin ID 56528


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


The PivotX team reports :

TimThumb domain name security bypass and insecure cache handling.
PivotX before 2.3.0 includes a vulnerable version of TimThumb.

If you are still running PivotX 2.2.6, you might be vulnerable to a security exploit, that was patched previously. Version 2.3.0 doesn't have this issue, but any older version of PivotX might be vulnerable.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 56528

File Name: freebsd_pkg_e454ca2ff88d11e0b56600163e01a509.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Published: 2011/10/18

Modified: 2017/01/30

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:pivotx, 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: 2011/10/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/08/03

Reference Information

BID: 48963

Secunia: 45416