FreeBSD : freeradius -- multiple vulnerabilities (ec2f2ff5-f710-11da-9156-000e0c2e438a)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 21679


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


The freeradious development team reports :

Multiple issues exist with version 1.0.4, and all prior versions of the server. Externally exploitable vulnerabilities exist only for sites that use the rlm_sqlcounter module. Those sites may be vulnerable to SQL injection attacks, similar to the issues noted below. All sites that have not deployed the rlm_sqlcounter module are not vulnerable to external exploits.

The issues are : SQL Injection attack in the rlm_sqlcounter module.
Buffer overflow in the rlm_sqlcounter module, that may cause a server crash. Buffer overflow while expanding %t, that may cause a server crash.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 21679

File Name: freebsd_pkg_ec2f2ff5f71011da9156000e0c2e438a.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Published: 2006/06/11

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/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: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2006/06/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/09/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-4744

BID: 17171