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

High Nessus Plugin ID 91508

Synopsis

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

Description

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.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2016-61/

https://hg.mozilla.org/projects/nss/rev/1ba7cd83c672

https://hg.mozilla.org/projects/nss/rev/8d78a5ae260a

https://hg.mozilla.org/projects/nss/rev/5fde729fdbff

https://hg.mozilla.org/projects/nss/rev/329932eb1700

http://www.nessus.org/u?c90c4171

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 91508

File Name: freebsd_pkg_3216608253fa41fab081207e7a989a0a.nasl

Version: 2.11

Type: local

Published: 2016/06/08

Updated: 2018/11/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

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

CVSS v3.0

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