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

high Nessus Plugin ID 91508
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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: 2.12

Type: local

Published: 6/8/2016

Updated: 1/4/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

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


Risk Factor: High

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: 6/7/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/7/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2834