FreeBSD : apr -- multiple vunerabilities (dd943fbb-d0fe-11df-95a8-00219b0fc4d8)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Secunia reports :

Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in APR-util, which can be
exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).

Two XML parsing vulnerabilities exist in the bundled version of expat.

An error within the 'apr_brigade_split_line()' function in
buckets/apr_brigade.c can be exploited to cause high memory
consumption.

See also :

http://www.apache.org/dist/apr/CHANGES-APR-UTIL-1.3
http://www.nessus.org/u?cebbe2d8

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 : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 49770 (freebsd_pkg_dd943fbbd0fe11df95a800219b0fc4d8.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 43673

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3560
CVE-2009-3720
CVE-2010-1623

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