FreeBSD : dropbear -- arbitrary code execution (eba70db4-6640-11e1-98af-00262d8b701d)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

The Dropbear project reports :

Dropbear SSH Server could allow a remote authenticated attacker to
execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by a use-after- free
error. If a command restriction is enforced, an attacker could exploit
this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system with root

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58202 ()

Bugtraq ID: 52159

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0920

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