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FreeBSD Xonix vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
FreeBSD Xonix local exploit
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is running an older version of Xonix.
Xonix is a game.
This version of Xonix calls an external program while retaining
setgid rights. A possible hacker, exploiting this flaw, would need
local access. A successful attack would give the attacker the
rights of the 'games' group.
Solution : http://www.vuxml.org/freebsd/6fd9a1e9-efd3-11d8-9837-000c41e2cdad.html
Threat Level: Medium
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