FreeBSD : FreeBSD -- glob(3) related resource exhaustion (3c90e093-7c6e-11e2-809b-6c626d99876c)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Problem description :

GLOB_LIMIT is supposed to limit the number of paths to prevent against
memory or CPU attacks. The implementation however is insufficient.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?21e0d551

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64791 ()

Bugtraq ID: 43819

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2632

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