GLSA-201607-11 : Bugzilla: Multiple vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 92481


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201607-11 (Bugzilla: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Bugzilla. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

Privileged account holders could execute system level commands, and the new user process could be exploited to allow for the escalation of privileges.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All Bugzilla 4.x users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-apps/bugzilla-4.4.12' All Bugzilla 5.x users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-apps/bugzilla-5.0.3'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 92481

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201607-11.nasl

Version: Revision: 2.1

Type: local

Published: 2016/07/21

Updated: 2016/07/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:bugzilla, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2016/07/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-1572, CVE-2014-1573, CVE-2014-8630

GLSA: 201607-11