FreeBSD : proxychains-ng -- current path as the first directory for the library search path (9471ec47-05a2-11e5-8fda-002590263bf5)

High Nessus Plugin ID 83910


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


Mamoru TASAKA reports :

proxychains4 sets LD_PRELOAD to dlopen and execvp() the arbitrary command user has specified. proxychains4 sets the current directory as the first path to search


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 83910

File Name: freebsd_pkg_9471ec4705a211e58fda002590263bf5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.4 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/06/01

Modified: 2018/02/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/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:proxychains-ng, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/05/29

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/05/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3887