FreeBSD : tinc -- Buffer overflow (aeb962f6-ab8d-11e2-b3f5-003067c2616f)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66185


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

Description reports :

Drop packets forwarded via TCP if they are too big.


Update the affected package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66185

File Name: freebsd_pkg_aeb962f6ab8d11e2b3f5003067c2616f.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/04/23

Modified: 2014/12/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.5

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/04/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/01/26

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Tincd Post-Authentication Remote TCP Stack Buffer Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1428