FreeBSD : gnutls -- 'gnutls_handshake()' Denial of Service (d864a0a7-6f27-11dd-acfe-00104b9e1a4a)
High Nessus Plugin ID 34019
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionSecunia reports :
A vulnerability has been reported in GnuTLS, which can potentially be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).
The vulnerability is caused due to a use-after-free error when an application calls 'gnutls_handshake()' for an already valid session and can potentially be exploited, e.g. during re-handshakes.
SolutionUpdate the affected package.