FreeBSD : Arbitrary code execution via a format string vulnerability in jftpgw (65a17a3f-ed6e-11d8-aff1-00061bc2ad93)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The log functions in jftpgw may allow remotely authenticated user to
execute arbitrary code via the format string specifiers in certain
syslog messages.

See also :

http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/16271
http://www.nessus.org/u?6529bd60

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 38086 (freebsd_pkg_65a17a3fed6e11d8aff100061bc2ad93.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 10438

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0448

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