FreeBSD : xerces-c2 -- Attribute blowup denial-of-service (205)

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: xerces-c2

See also :

http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=505791
http://bugs.libgd.org/?do=details&task_id=89
http://bugs.libgd.org/?do=details&task_id=94
http://httpd.apache.org
http://secunia.com/advisories/11608
http://secunia.com/advisories/21601
http://www.ethereal.com/appnotes/enpa-sa-00014.html
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/2336
http://www.libgd.org/ReleaseNote020035
http://www.mozilla.org/projects/security/known-vulnerabilities.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-46.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-47.html
http://www.osvdb.org/6131
http://www.FreeBSD.org/ports/portaudit/76301302-1d59-11d9-814e-0001020eed82.html

Solution :

Update the package on the remote host

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 15507 (freebsd_xerces_260.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 11312

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1575

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