FreeBSD : haproxy -- denial of service (f1c219ba-3f14-11e6-b3c8-14dae9d210b8)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

HAproxy reports :

HAproxy 1.6.x before 1.6.6, when a deny comes from a reqdeny rule,
allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (uninitialized
memory access and crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via
unknown vectors.

See also :

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/06/09/5
http://www.nessus.org/u?27ba752e

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: 91912 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5360

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