FreeBSD : oops -- format string vulnerability (1033750f-cab4-11d9-9aed-000e0c2e438a)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

A RST/GHC Advisory reports that there is an format string
vulnerability in oops. The vulnerability can be found in the
MySQL/PgSQL authentication module. Succesful exploitation may allow
execution of arbitrary code.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?1cb31b83
http://www.nessus.org/u?35eb84b2

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18843 (freebsd_pkg_1033750fcab411d99aed000e0c2e438a.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 13172

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1121

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