FreeBSD : multiple vulnerabilities in ethereal (cdf18ed9-7f4a-11d8-9645-0020ed76ef5a)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Stefan Esser of e-matters Security discovered a baker's dozen of
buffer overflows in Ethereal's decoders, including :

- NetFlow

- IGAP

- EIGRP

- PGM

- IRDA

- BGP

- ISUP

- TCAP

- UCP

In addition, a vulnerability in the RADIUS decoder was found by
Jonathan Heusser.

Finally, there is one uncredited vulnerability described by the
Ethereal team as :

A zero-length Presentation protocol selector could make Ethereal
crash.

See also :

http://ethereal.archive.sunet.se/appnotes/enpa-sa-00013.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?f89b32e9
http://www.nessus.org/u?12af5da8

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 38151 (freebsd_pkg_cdf18ed97f4a11d896450020ed76ef5a.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 9952

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0176
CVE-2004-0365
CVE-2004-0367

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