FreeBSD : razor-agents -- denial of service vulnerability (85069fb6-e15b-11d9-83cf-0010dc5df42d)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A Secunia security advisory reports :

Two vulnerabilities have been reported in Razor-agents, which can be
exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).

- An unspecified error in the preprocessing of certain HTML messages
can be exploited to crash the application.

- A bug in the discovery logic causes Razor-agents to go into an
infinite loop and consume a large amount of memory when discovery
fails.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?22962898

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19012 (freebsd_pkg_85069fb6e15b11d983cf0010dc5df42d.nasl)

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