FreeBSD : ricochet -- information disclosure (d71831ef-e6f8-11e5-85be-14dae9d210b8)

High Nessus Plugin ID 89854


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


special reports :

By sending a nickname with some HTML tags in a contact request, an attacker could cause Ricochet to make network requests without Tor after the request is accepted, which would reveal the user's IP address.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 89854

File Name: freebsd_pkg_d71831efe6f811e585be14dae9d210b8.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/03/11

Modified: 2016/03/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/03/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/02/15