FreeBSD : SA-04:11.msync

Low Nessus Plugin ID 12527


The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch


The remote host is running a version of FreeBSD which contains a programming error in the msync(2) system call which may let a local user with read access to a given file to forbid any change to this file to be written to disk.


Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 12527

File Name: freebsd_buffer_cache.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Published: 2004/07/06

Modified: 2010/10/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.6

Temporal Score: 2.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0435

BID: 10416