FreeBSD : sup -- format string vulnerability (2c5757f4-88bf-11d9-8720-0007e900f87b)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Debian Security Advisory reports :

[email protected] discovered a format string vulnerability in
sup, a set of programs to synchronize collections of files across a
number of machines, whereby a remote attacker could potentially cause
arbitrary code to be executed with the privileges of the supfilesrv
process (this process does not run automatically by default).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.5
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18887 (freebsd_pkg_2c5757f488bf11d987200007e900f87b.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 10571

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0451

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