FreeBSD : junkbuster -- heap corruption vulnerability and configuration modification vulnerability (97edf5ab-b319-11d9-837d-000e0c2e438a)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

A Debian advisory reports :

James Ranson discovered that an attacker can modify the referrer
setting with a carefully crafted URL by accidentally overwriting a
global variable.

Tavis Ormandy from the Gentoo Security Team discovered several heap
corruptions due to inconsistent use of an internal function that can
crash the daemon or possibly lead to the execution of arbitrary code.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200504-11.xml
http://www.nessus.org/u?4c830508

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19042 (freebsd_pkg_97edf5abb31911d9837d000e0c2e438a.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 13146
13147

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1108
CVE-2005-1109

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