GLSA-201309-17 : Monkey HTTP Daemon: Multiple vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201309-17
(Monkey HTTP Daemon: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Monkey HTTP Daemon.
Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker could send a specially crafted request, resulting in
possible arbitrary code execution or a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201309-17.xml

Solution :

All Monkey HTTP Daemon users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-servers/monkeyd-1.2.2'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70129 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60210
60333
60425

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2163
CVE-2013-3724
CVE-2013-3843