FreeBSD : SA-04:15.syscons

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2010 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch

Description :

The remote host is running a version of FreeBSD which contains a flaw in the
syscons console driver.

There are boundary errors in the CONS_SCRSHOT ioctls that may allow a local
attacker to read portions of the kernel memory, which may contain sensitive

Solution :

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.4
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 15419 (freebsd_syscons_bounds.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 11321

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0919

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