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

High Nessus Plugin ID 59220


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


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.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 59220

File Name: freebsd_pkg_78c39232a34511e19d81d0df9acfd7e5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2012/05/22

Modified: 2013/06/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#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: 2012/05/21

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/05/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2352

Secunia: 49045