CVS < 1.11.20 / 1.12.12 Multiple Unspecified Vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote version control service has multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

According to its version number, the remote CVS server has unspecified
vulnerabilities. This includes a double free, and a buffer overflow.
A remote attacker could exploit these to crash the server, or possibly
execute arbitrary code.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?3d5ca22d

Solution :

Upgrade to CVS 1.12.12 / 1.11.20 or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 18097 (cvs_unspecified_vuln.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 13217

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0753