FreeBSD : ettercap -- buffer overflow in target list parsing (1b9b199f-5efd-11e2-a1ee-c48508086173)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Host target list parsing routine in ettercap 0.7.4-series prior to
0.7.4.1 and 0.7.5-series is prone to the stack-based buffer overflow
that may lead to the code execution with the privileges of the
ettercap process.

In order to trigger this vulnerability, user or service that use
ettercap should be tricked to pass the crafted list of targets via the
'-j' option.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?88dd5a97

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63588 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0722

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