This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
CVE-2009-3111 FreeRADIUS: Missing check for Tunnel-Password attributes
with zero length (DoS) -- re-appearance of CVE-2003-0967
An input validation flaw was discovered in the way FreeRADIUS decoded
specific RADIUS attributes from RADIUS packets. A remote attacker
could use this flaw to crash the RADIUS daemon (radiusd) via a
specially-crafted RADIUS packet. (CVE-2009-3111)
After installing the update, radiusd will be restarted automatically.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0