FreeBSD : razor-agents -- denial of service vulnerability (85069fb6-e15b-11d9-83cf-0010dc5df42d)
High Nessus Plugin ID 19012
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionA Secunia security advisory reports :
Two vulnerabilities have been reported in Razor-agents, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).
- An unspecified error in the preprocessing of certain HTML messages can be exploited to crash the application.
- A bug in the discovery logic causes Razor-agents to go into an infinite loop and consume a large amount of memory when discovery fails.
SolutionUpdate the affected package.