FreeBSD : p5-XSLoader -- local arbitrary code execution (3e08047f-5a6c-11e6-a6c3-14dae9d210b8)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 92739

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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

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

Description

Jakub Wilk reports :

XSLoader tries to load code from a subdirectory in the cwd when called inside a string eval

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=829578

http://www.nessus.org/u?4b45e499

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 92739

File Name: freebsd_pkg_3e08047f5a6c11e6a6c314dae9d210b8.nasl

Version: 2.7

Type: local

Published: 2016/08/05

Updated: 2018/11/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.6

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:p5-XSLoader, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:perl, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:perl5, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:perl5-devel, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:perl5.18, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:perl5.20, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:perl5.22, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:perl5.24, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/08/04

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/06/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-6185