FreeBSD : gnutls -- file overwrite by setuid programs (9c196cfd-2ccc-11e6-94b0-0011d823eebd)

High Nessus Plugin ID 91510


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

Description reports :

Setuid programs using GnuTLS 3.4.12 could potentially allow an attacker to overwrite and corrupt arbitrary files in the filesystem.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 91510

File Name: freebsd_pkg_9c196cfd2ccc11e694b00011d823eebd.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/06/08

Modified: 2016/06/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:gnutls, 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: 2016/06/06