FreeBSD : racoon remote denial of service vulnerability (IKE Generic Payload Header) (40fcf20f-8891-11d8-90d1-0020ed76ef5a)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

When racoon receives an IKE message with an incorrectly constructed
Generic Payload Header, it may behave erratically, going into a tight
loop and dropping connections.

See also :

http://orange.kame.net/dev/query-pr.cgi?pr=555
http://www.nessus.org/u?09d08e6a

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18917 (freebsd_pkg_40fcf20f889111d890d10020ed76ef5a.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0392

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