FreeBSD : freeradius -- remote packet of death vulnerability (1b3f854b-e4bd-11de-b276-000d8787e1be)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

freeRADIUS Vulnerability Notifications reports :

2009.09.09 v1.1.7 - Anyone who can send packets to the server can
crash it by sending a Tunnel-Password attribute in an Access-Request
packet. This vulnerability is not otherwise exploitable. We have
released 1.1.8 to correct this vulnerability.

This issue is similar to the previous Tunnel-Password issue noted
below. The vulnerable versions are 1.1.3 through 1.1.7. Version 2.x is
not affected.

See also :

http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2009-3111
http://freeradius.org/security.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?3c3d64e5

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 43161 (freebsd_pkg_1b3f854be4bd11deb276000d8787e1be.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3111

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