FreeBSD : tnftpd -- Remote root Exploit (e969e6cb-8911-11db-9d01-0016179b2dd5)

High Nessus Plugin ID 23852


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


The tnftpd port suffer from a remote stack overrun, which can lead to a root compromise.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 23852

File Name: freebsd_pkg_e969e6cb891111db9d010016179b2dd5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Published: 2006/12/14

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/12/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/12/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-6652