FreeBSD : fish -- local privilege escalation and remote code execution (6c083cf8-4830-11e4-ae2c-c80aa9043978)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 77976


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


Fish developer David Adam reports :

This release fixes a number of local privilege escalation vulnerability and one remote code execution vulnerability.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 77976

File Name: freebsd_pkg_6c083cf8483011e4ae2cc80aa9043978.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/09/30

Modified: 2018/03/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.9

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


Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2014/09/29

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/09/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-2905, CVE-2014-2906, CVE-2014-2914, CVE-2014-3219, CVE-2014-3856