Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : ipsec-tools (MDKSA-2004:027)

high Nessus Plugin ID 14126
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VPR Score: 5.5

Synopsis

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

A very serious security flaw was discovered by Ralf Spenneberg in racoon, the IKE daemon of the KAME-tools. Racoon does not very the RSA signature during phase one of a connection using either main or aggressive mode. Only the certificate of the client is verified, the certificate is not used to verify the client's signature.

All versions of ipsec-tools prior to 0.2.5 and 0.3rc5 are vulnerable to this issue. The provided package updates ipsec-tools to 0.2.5.

Solution

Update the affected ipsec-tools and / or libipsec-tools0 packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 14126

File Name: mandrake_MDKSA-2004-027.nasl

Version: 1.20

Type: local

Published: 7/31/2004

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.5

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:ipsec-tools, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libipsec-tools0, cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:10.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 4/8/2004

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0155

MDKSA: 2004:027