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The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
Rapid7 reports :
The NVIDIA Binary Graphics Driver for Linux is vulnerable to a buffer
overflow that allows an attacker to run arbitrary code as root. This
bug can be exploited both locally or remotely (via a remote X client
or an X client which visits a malicious web page). A working
proof-of-concept root exploit is included with this advisory.
The NVIDIA drivers for Solaris and FreeBSD are also likely to be
Disabling Render acceleration in the 'nvidia' driver, via the
'RenderAccel' X configuration option, can be used as a workaround for
See also :
Update the affected package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5