FreeBSD : Unbound -- an empty error packet handling assertion failure (dc96ac1f-86b1-11e0-9e85-00215af774f0)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 54825

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VPR Score: 3.6


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


Unbound developer reports :

NLnet Labs was notified of an error in Unbound's code-path for error replies which is triggered under special conditions. The error causes the program to abort.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 54825

File Name: freebsd_pkg_dc96ac1f86b111e09e8500215af774f0.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Published: 2011/05/26

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/05/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/05/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1922