FreeBSD : ethereal -- multiple protocol dissectors vulnerabilities (76adaab0-e4e3-11d9-b875-0001020eed82)

High Nessus Plugin ID 18986


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


An Ethreal Security Advisories reports :

An aggressive testing program as well as independent discovery has turned up a multitude of security issues

Please reference CVE/URL list for details


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 18986

File Name: freebsd_pkg_76adaab0e4e311d9b8750001020eed82.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.18 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/07/13

Modified: 2017/10/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ethereal, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ethereal-lite, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:tethereal, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:tethereal-lite, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2005/06/24

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/05/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-1281, CVE-2005-1456, CVE-2005-1457, CVE-2005-1458, CVE-2005-1459, CVE-2005-1460, CVE-2005-1461, CVE-2005-1462, CVE-2005-1463, CVE-2005-1464, CVE-2005-1465, CVE-2005-1466, CVE-2005-1467, CVE-2005-1468, CVE-2005-1469, CVE-2005-1470

BID: 13391, 13504, 13567

CWE: 119