FreeBSD : ruby -- DNS spoofing vulnerability (959d384d-6b59-11dd-9d79-001fc61c2a55)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The official ruby site reports :

resolv.rb allow remote attackers to spoof DNS answers. This risk can
be reduced by randomness of DNS transaction IDs and source ports.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?1ff7ab4e
http://www.nessus.org/u?cabb4039

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 33905 (freebsd_pkg_959d384d6b5911dd9d79001fc61c2a55.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1447

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