FreeBSD : racoon -- remote denial-of-service (3b260179-e464-460d-bf9f-d5cda6204020)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 18903


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


Sebastian Krahmer discovered that the racoon ISAKMP daemon could be crashed with a maliciously crafted UDP packet. No authentication is required in order to perform the attack.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 18903

File Name: freebsd_pkg_3b260179e464460dbf9fd5cda6204020.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/07/13

Modified: 2013/06/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2005/06/03

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/03/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-0398