FreeBSD : freeradius -- denial-of-service vulnerability (20dfd134-1d39-11d9-9be9-000c6e8f12ef)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 18867


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


A remote attacker may be able to crash the freeRADIUS Server due to three independent bugs in the function which does improper checking values while processing RADIUS attributes.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 18867

File Name: freebsd_pkg_20dfd1341d3911d99be9000c6e8f12ef.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.16 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/07/13

Modified: 2014/06/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:freeradius, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Patch Publication Date: 2004/10/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/09/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0938, CVE-2004-0960, CVE-2004-0961

BID: 11222

CERT: 541574