FreeBSD : ident2 double byte buffer overflow (99230277-8fb4-11d8-8b29-0020ed76ef5a)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Jack of RaptureSecurity reported a double byte buffer overflow in
ident2. The bug may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code
within the context of the ident2 daemon. The daemon typically runs as
user-ID `nobody', but with group-ID `wheel'.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?ab3c154c

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36517 (freebsd_pkg_992302778fb411d88b290020ed76ef5a.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0408

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