FreeBSD : nss-pam-ldapd -- file descriptor buffer overflow (58c15292-7b61-11e2-95da-001e8c1a8a0e)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Garth Mollett reports :

A file descriptor overflow issue in the use of FD_SET() in
nss-pam-ldapd can lead to a stack-based buffer overflow. An attacker
could, under some circumstances, use this flaw to cause a process that
has the NSS or PAM module loaded to crash or potentially execute
arbitrary code.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?81796413

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64743 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0288

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