FreeBSD : tor -- remote DoS and loss of anonymity (8e2e6ad8-1720-11d9-9fb9-00902788733b)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Tor has various remote crashes which could lead to a remote
denial-of-service and be used to defeat clients anonymity. It is not
expected that these vulnerabilities are exploitable for arbitrary code
execution.

See also :

http://archives.seul.org/or/announce/Aug-2004/msg00001.html
http://archives.seul.org/or/announce/Oct-2004/msg00000.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?a69e8416

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 37029 (freebsd_pkg_8e2e6ad8172011d99fb900902788733b.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

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