FreeBSD : hsftp format string vulnerabilities (316e1c9b-671c-11d8-9aad-000a95bc6fae)

High Nessus Plugin ID 37229


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


Ulf Harnhammar discovered a format string bug in hsftp's file listing code may allow a malicious server to cause arbitrary code execution by the client.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 37229

File Name: freebsd_pkg_316e1c9b671c11d89aad000a95bc6fae.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/04/23

Modified: 2016/05/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:hsftp, 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: 2004/02/22