FreeBSD : sharutils -- buffer overflows (178)

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


Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a security update

Description :

The following package needs to be updated: sharutils

See also :

http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=265904
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=482
http://samba.org/rsync/#security_aug04
http://secunia.com/advisories/12024
http://www.ethereal.com/appnotes/enpa-sa-00015.html
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200410-01.xml
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-37.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-38.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-39.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-40.html
http://www.FreeBSD.org/ports/portaudit/26c9e8c6-1c99-11d9-814e-0001020eed82.html

Solution :

Update the package on the remote host

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 15503 (freebsd_sharutils_421_2.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 11298

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1773

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