FreeBSD : isc-dhcp3-server buffer overflow in logging mechanism (7a9d5dfe-c507-11d8-8898-000d6111a684)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A buffer overflow exists in the logging functionality of the DHCP
daemon which could lead to Denial of Service attacks and has the
potential to allow attackers to execute arbitrary code.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?a048c352
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/366801
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/367286
http://www.nessus.org/u?022eab51

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36237 (freebsd_pkg_7a9d5dfec50711d88898000d6111a684.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0460

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