FreeBSD : SA-04:14.cvs

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 14812


The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch


The remote host is running a version of FreeBSD which contains a version of the 'cvs' utility containing several issues :

- An insufficient input validation while processing 'Entry' lines
- A double-free issue
- An integer overflow when processing 'Max-dotdot' commands
- A format string bug when processing cvs wrappers
- A single-byte buffer overflow when processing configuration files
- Various other integers overflows


Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 14812

File Name: freebsd_cvs_numerous_vulns.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Published: 2004/09/24

Modified: 2011/10/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0414, CVE-2004-0416, CVE-2004-0417, CVE-2004-0418, CVE-2004-1471

BID: 10499

CWE: 119