FreeBSD : unit -- heap memory buffer overflow (c95836a0-2b3b-11e9-9838-8c164567ca3c)

High Nessus Plugin ID 122043


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


unit security problems :

CVE-2019-7401: a head memory buffer overflow might have

been caused in the router process by a specially crafted

request, potentially resulting in a segmentation fault

or other unspecified behavior.


Update the affected package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 122043

File Name: freebsd_pkg_c95836a02b3b11e998388c164567ca3c.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2019/02/08

Updated: 2019/02/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

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:freebsd:freebsd:unit, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2019/02/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/02/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-7401