FreeBSD : codeigniter -- multiple vulnerabilities (71ebbc50-01c1-11e7-ae1b-002590263bf5)

High Nessus Plugin ID 97545


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


The CodeIgniter changelog reports :

Fixed an XSS vulnerability in Security Library method xss_clean().

Fixed a possible file inclusion vulnerability in Loader Library method vars().

Fixed a possible remote code execution vulnerability in the Email Library when 'mail' or 'sendmail' are used (thanks to Paul Buonopane from NamePros).

Added protection against timing side-channel attacks in Security Library method csrf_verify().

Added protection against BREACH attacks targeting the CSRF token field generated by Form Helper function form_open().


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 97545

File Name: freebsd_pkg_71ebbc5001c111e7ae1b002590263bf5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/03/06

Modified: 2017/03/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:codeigniter, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/03/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/01/09