FreeBSD : drupal -- multiple vulnerabilities (10720fe8-51e0-11e1-91c1-00215c6a37bb)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 57857


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


Drupal development team reports : Cross Site Request Forgery vulnerability in Aggregator module CVE: CVE-2012-0826

A CSRF vulnerability can force an aggregator feed to update. Since some services are rate-limited (e.g. Twitter limits requests to 150 per hour) this could lead to a denial of service.

This issue affects Drupal 6.x and 7.x. OpenID not verifying signed attributes in SREG and AX CVE: CVE-2012-0825

A group of security researchers identified a flaw in how some OpenID relying parties implement Attribute Exchange (AX). Not verifying that attributes being passed through AX have been signed could allow an attacker to modify users' information.

This issue affects Drupal 6.x and 7.x. Access bypass in File module CVE: CVE-2012-0827

When using private files in combination with certain field access modules, the File module will allow users to download the file even if they do not have access to view the field it was attached to.

This issue affects Drupal 7.x only.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 57857

File Name: freebsd_pkg_10720fe851e011e191c100215c6a37bb.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Published: 2012/02/08

Modified: 2014/02/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:drupal6, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:drupal7, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/02/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/02/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0825, CVE-2012-0826, CVE-2012-0827