FreeBSD : kdepimlibs -- directory traversal on KTNEF (e550fc62-069a-11e7-8e3e-5453ed2e2b49)

High Nessus Plugin ID 97690


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


Albert Aastals Cid reports :

A directory traversal issue was found in KTNEF which can be exploited by tricking a user into opening a malicious winmail.dat file. The issue allows to write files with the permission of the user opening the winmail.dat file during extraction.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 97690

File Name: freebsd_pkg_e550fc62069a11e78e3e5453ed2e2b49.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/03/13

Modified: 2017/03/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:kdepimlibs, 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: 2017/02/27