FreeBSD : codeigniter -- multiple vulnerabilities (698403a7-803d-11e5-ab94-002590263bf5)

High Nessus Plugin ID 86686


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


The CodeIgniter changelog reports :

Fixed an XSS attack vector in Security Library method xss_clean().

Changed Config Library method base_url() to fallback to ``$_SERVER['SERVER_ADDR']`` in order to avoid Host header injections.

Changed CAPTCHA Helper to try to use the operating system's PRNG first.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 86686

File Name: freebsd_pkg_698403a7803d11e5ab94002590263bf5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/11/02

Modified: 2015/11/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/11/01

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/10/31