Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : libsoup (cve_2011_2524_directory_traversal)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 80677


The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party software.


The remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address security updates :

- Directory traversal vulnerability in soup-uri.c in SoupServer in libsoup before 2.35.4 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a %2e%2e (encoded dot dot) in a URI. (CVE-2011-2524)


Upgrade to Solaris 11/11 SRU 11.4.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 80677

File Name: solaris11_libsoup_20120918.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2015/01/19

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:oracle:solaris:11.0, p-cpe:/a:oracle:solaris:libsoup

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Solaris11/release, Host/Solaris11/pkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2012/09/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2524