FreeBSD : gnutls -- multiple certificate verification issues (f645aa90-a3e8-11e3-a422-3c970e169bc2)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

GnuTLS project reports :

A vulnerability was discovered that affects the certificate
verification functions of all gnutls versions. A specially crafted
certificate could bypass certificate validation checks. The
vulnerability was discovered during an audit of GnuTLS for Red Hat.

Suman Jana reported a vulnerability that affects the certificate
verification functions of gnutls 2.11.5 and later versions. A version
1 intermediate certificate will be considered as a CA certificate by
default (something that deviates from the documented behavior).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72808 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0092

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