FreeBSD : openafs -- Denial of Service (c0c31b27-bff3-11e3-9d09-000c2980a9f3)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The OpenAFS development team reports :

An attacker with the ability to connect to an OpenAFS fileserver can
trigger a buffer overflow, crashing the server.

The buffer overflow can be triggered by sending an unauthenticated
request for file server statistical information.

Clients are not affected.

See also :

http://openafs.org/security/OPENAFS-SA-2014-001.txt
http://www.nessus.org/u?d509c4b4

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73442 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0159

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