FreeBSD : kde-runtime -- kdesu: displayed command truncated by unicode string terminator (41fe4724-06a2-11e7-8e3e-5453ed2e2b49)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 97687


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


Albert Aastals Cid reports :

A maliciously crafted command line for kdesu can result in the user only seeing part of the commands that will actually get executed as super user.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 97687

File Name: freebsd_pkg_41fe472406a211e78e3e5453ed2e2b49.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/03/13

Modified: 2017/03/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4

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


Base Score: 4.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:kde-runtime, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/03/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/09/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7787