FreeBSD : GnuTLS -- Denial of service vulnerability (b33fb1e0-4c37-11e7-afeb-0011d823eebd)

High Nessus Plugin ID 100706


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


The GnuTLS project reports :

It was found using the TLS fuzzer tools that decoding a status response TLS extension with valid contents could lead to a crash due to a NULL pointer dereference. The issue affects GnuTLS server applications.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 100706

File Name: freebsd_pkg_b33fb1e04c3711e7afeb0011d823eebd.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/06/09

Modified: 2017/06/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:gnutls, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2017/06/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/06/07