FreeBSD : salt -- code execution (0652005e-ca96-11e5-96d6-14dae9d210b8)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 88570


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


SaltStack reports :

Improper handling of clear messages on the minion, which could result in executing commands not sent by the master.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 88570

File Name: freebsd_pkg_0652005eca9611e596d614dae9d210b8.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/02/04

Modified: 2016/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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


Base Score: 8.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py27-salt, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py32-salt, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py33-salt, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py34-salt, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py35-salt, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/02/03

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/01/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1866