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The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
The Perl Development page reports :
Dyad Security recently released a security advisory explaining how in
certain cases, a carefully crafted format string passed to sprintf can
cause a buffer overflow. This buffer overflow can then be used by an
attacker to execute code on the machine. This was discovered in the
context of a design problem with the Webmin administration package
that allowed a malicious user to pass unchecked data into sprintf.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 21504 (freebsd_pkg_bb33981a7ac611dabf7200123f589060.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 15629
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