FreeBSD : dropbear -- exposure of sensitive information, DoS (8c9b48d1-3715-11e3-a624-00262d8b701d)

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

Synopsis :

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

Description :

The Dropbear project reports :

A weakness and a vulnerability have been reported in Dropbear SSH
Server, which can be exploited by malicious people to disclose certain
sensitive information and cause a DoS.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70484 ()

Bugtraq ID: 62958

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4421

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