FreeBSD : www/mod_security -- NULL pointer dereference DoS (9dfb63b8-8f36-11e2-b34d-000c2957946c)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

SecurityFocus reports :

When ModSecurity receives a request body with a size bigger than the
value set by the 'SecRequestBodyInMemoryLimit' and with a
'Content-Type' that has no request body processor mapped to it,
ModSecurity will systematically crash on every call to
'forceRequestBodyVariable'.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2013-2765
http://www.nessus.org/u?942cdc90

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66770 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2765