FreeBSD : tor -- multiple vulnerabilities (78f5606b-f9d1-11dd-b79c-0030843d3802)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 35672


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


Secunia reports :

Some vulnerabilities have been reported in Tor, where one has an unknown impact and others can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS.

An error when running Tor as a directory authority can be exploited to trigger the execution of an infinite loop.

An unspecified error exists when running on Windows systems prior to Windows XP. No further information is currently available.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 35672

File Name: freebsd_pkg_78f5606bf9d111ddb79c0030843d3802.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/02/13

Modified: 2015/01/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:tor, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:tor-devel, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/02/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/02/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0936, CVE-2009-0937, CVE-2009-0938

Secunia: 33880