FreeBSD : NSS -- multiple vulnerabilities (32166082-53fa-41fa-b081-207e7a989a0a)

High Nessus Plugin ID 91508


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


Mozilla Foundation reports :

Mozilla has updated the version of Network Security Services (NSS) library used in Firefox to NSS 3.23. This addresses four moderate rated networking security issues reported by Mozilla engineers Tyson Smith and Jed Davis.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 91508

File Name: freebsd_pkg_3216608253fa41fab081207e7a989a0a.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.9 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/06/08

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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


Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-c6-nss, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-c7-nss, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-seamonkey, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:nss, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/06/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/06/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2834