FreeBSD : bitcoin -- denial of service (d7b9a28d-238c-11e5-86ff-14dae9d210b8)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Gregory Maxwell reports :

On July 7th I will be making public details of several serious denial
of service vulnerabilities which have fixed in recent versions of
Bitcoin Core, including including CVE-2015-3641.

I strongly recommend anyone running production nodes exposed to
inbound connections from the internet upgrade to 0.10.2 as soon as
possible.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?14996889
https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/Common_Vulnerabilities_and_Exposures
http://www.nessus.org/u?5af47926

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 84529 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-3641

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