Debian DSA-2495-1 : openconnect - buffer overflow

High Nessus Plugin ID 59773

Synopsis

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

Description

A buffer overflow was discovered in OpenConnect, a client for the Cisco AnyConnect VPN, which could result in denial of service.

Solution

Upgrade the openconnect packages.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 2.25-0.1+squeeze1.

See Also

https://packages.debian.org/source/squeeze/openconnect

https://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2495

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 59773

File Name: debian_DSA-2495.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/06/29

Updated: 2018/11/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:openconnect, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:6.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Patch Publication Date: 2012/06/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3291

DSA: 2495