FreeBSD : icecast -- HTTP header overflow (741c3957-1d69-11d9-a804-0050fc56d258)

High Nessus Plugin ID 36333


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


It is possible to execute remote code simply using HTTP request plus 31 headers followed by a shellcode that will be executed directly.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 36333

File Name: freebsd_pkg_741c39571d6911d9a8040050fc56d258.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/04/23

Modified: 2013/06/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:icecast2, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2004/10/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/09/29