GLSA-201405-11 : Bacula: Information disclosure

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 74054


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201405-11 (Bacula: Information disclosure)

Bacula does not properly enforce console access control lists.
Impact :

A remote authenticated attacker may be able to bypass restrictions to obtain sensitive information.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All Bacula users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-backup/bacula-5.2.12'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 74054

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201405-11.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/05/19

Modified: 2015/04/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:bacula, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/05/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-4430

BID: 55505

GLSA: 201405-11