FreeBSD : bacula -- Console ACL Bypass (143f6932-fedb-11e1-ad4a-003067b2972c)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 62105


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


A security issue has been reported in Bacula, which can be exploited by malicious users to bypass certain security restrictions.

The security issue is caused due to an error within the implementation of console ACLs, which can be exploited to gain access to certain restricted functionality and e.g. dump resources.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 62105

File Name: freebsd_pkg_143f6932fedb11e1ad4a003067b2972c.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2012/09/15

Modified: 2013/06/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/09/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/09/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-4430

Secunia: 50535