FreeBSD : FreeBSD -- Linux compatibility layer input validation error (5536c8e4-36b3-11e2-a633-902b343deec9)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Problem description :

A programming error in the handling of some Linux system calls may
result in memory locations being accessed without proper validation.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?9a0e5ced

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63049 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56654

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4576

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