FreeBSD : Darwin Streaming Server denial-of-service vulnerability (c7cad0f0-671a-11d8-bdeb-000a95bc6fae)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 36968


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


An attacker can cause an assertion to trigger by sending a long User-Agent field in a request.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 36968

File Name: freebsd_pkg_c7cad0f0671a11d8bdeb000a95bc6fae.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/04/23

Modified: 2013/06/22

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:DarwinStreamingServer, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2004/02/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/02/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0169