FreeBSD : sympa -- buffer overflow in 'queue' (0d9ba03b-0dbb-42b4-ae0f-60e27af78e22)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Erik Sjolund discovered a vulnerability in Sympa. The queue
application processes messages received via aliases. It contains a
buffer overflow in the usage of sprintf. In some configurations, it
may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code as the sympa user.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?50fb14e8

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18837 (freebsd_pkg_0d9ba03b0dbb42b4ae0f60e27af78e22.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0073

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now