FreeBSD : mailman -- path traversal vulnerability (a5f160fa-deee-11e4-99f8-080027ef73ec)

High Nessus Plugin ID 82681


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


Mark Sapiro reports :

A path traversal vulnerability has been discovered and fixed. This vulnerability is only exploitable by a local user on a Mailman server where the suggested Exim transport, the Postfix transport or some other programmatic MTA delivery not using aliases is employed.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 82681

File Name: freebsd_pkg_a5f160fadeee11e499f8080027ef73ec.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/04/10

Modified: 2015/06/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ja-mailman, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mailman, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mailman-with-htdig, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/04/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/03/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-2775