Fedora 26 : freeradius (2017-0d726dbed3)

High Nessus Plugin ID 102022


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Upgrade to upstream v3.0.15 release. See upstream ChangeLog for details (in freeradius-doc subpackage).

- Resolves: Bug#1471848 CVE-2017-10978 freeradius:
Out-of-bounds read/write due to improper output buffer size check in make_secret()

- Resolves: Bug#1471860 CVE-2017-10983 freeradius:
Out-of-bounds read in fr_dhcp_decode() when decoding option 63

- Resolves: Bug#1471861 CVE-2017-10984 freeradius:
Out-of-bounds write in data2vp_wimax()

- Resolves: Bug#1471863 CVE-2017-10985 freeradius:
Infinite loop and memory exhaustion with 'concat' attributes

- Resolves: Bug#1471864 CVE-2017-10986 freeradius:
Infinite read in dhcp_attr2vp()

- Resolves: Bug#1471865 CVE-2017-10987 freeradius: Buffer over-read in fr_dhcp_decode_suboptions()

- Resolves: Bug#1456220 freeradius-3.0.15 is available

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Update the affected freeradius package.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 102022

File Name: fedora_2017-0d726dbed3.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/07/28

Updated: 2019/09/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:freeradius, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:26

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2017/07/27

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/07/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-10978, CVE-2017-10983, CVE-2017-10984, CVE-2017-10985, CVE-2017-10986, CVE-2017-10987