FreeBSD : sympa -- Multiple Security Bypass Vulnerabilities (78c39232-a345-11e1-9d81-d0df9acfd7e5)

high Nessus Plugin ID 59220
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Synopsis

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

Description

Secunia team reports :

Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in Sympa, which can be exploited by malicious people to bypass certain security restrictions.

The vulnerabilities are caused due to the application allowing access to archive functions without checking credentials. This can be exploited to create, download, and delete an archive.

Solution

Update the affected package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?8e0835c6

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 59220

File Name: freebsd_pkg_78c39232a34511e19d81d0df9acfd7e5.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Published: 5/22/2012

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.5

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 5/21/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/14/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2352

Secunia: 49045