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The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
Secunia reports :
Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in Ethereal, which can be
exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) or
compromise a vulnerable system.
The vulnerabilities are caused due to various types of errors
including boundary errors, an off-by-one error, an infinite loop
error, and several unspecified errors in a multitude of protocol
Successful exploitation causes Ethereal to stop responding, consume a
large amount of system resources, crash, or execute arbitrary code.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 21397 (freebsd_pkg_21c223f2d59611da809800123ffe8333.nasl)
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