FreeBSD : isc-dhcpd -- format string vulnerabilities (ccd325d2-fa08-11d9-bc08-0001020eed82)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 19356


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


The ISC DHCP programs are vulnerable to several format string vulnerabilities which may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code with the permissions of the DHCP programs, typically root for the DHCP server.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 19356

File Name: freebsd_pkg_ccd325d2fa0811d9bc080001020eed82.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/08/01

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:isc-dhcp, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:isc-dhcp3, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:isc-dhcp3-client, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:isc-dhcp3-devel, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:isc-dhcp3-relay, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:isc-dhcp3-server, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:isc-dhcpd, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2005/07/23

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/11/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1006

BID: 11591

CERT: 448384