FreeBSD : tor -- remote DoS and loss of anonymity (8e2e6ad8-1720-11d9-9fb9-00902788733b)

High Nessus Plugin ID 37029


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


Tor has various remote crashes which could lead to a remote denial-of-service and be used to defeat clients anonymity. It is not expected that these vulnerabilities are exploitable for arbitrary code execution.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 37029

File Name: freebsd_pkg_8e2e6ad8172011d99fb900902788733b.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/04/23

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2004/10/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/08/25