FreeBSD : file-roller -- path traversal vulnerability (ad479f89-9020-11e6-a590-14dae9d210b8)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 93988


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


reports :

File Roller 3.5.4 through 3.20.2 was affected by a path traversal bug that could result in deleted files if a user were tricked into opening a malicious archive.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 93988

File Name: freebsd_pkg_ad479f89902011e6a59014dae9d210b8.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/10/12

Modified: 2016/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:file-roller, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/10/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/09/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7162