FreeBSD : security/ossec-hids-* -- root escalation via syscheck feature (c470db07-1098-11e5-b6a8-002590263bf5)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 84182


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


OSSEC reports :

The CVE-2015-3222 vulnerability, which allows for root escalation via sys check has been fixed in OSSEC 2.8.2. This issue does not affect agents.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 84182

File Name: freebsd_pkg_c470db07109811e5b6a8002590263bf5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/06/15

Modified: 2018/01/31

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ossec-hids-client, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ossec-hids-local, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ossec-hids-server, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/06/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/06/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3222