FreeBSD : net/openafs -- buffer overflow (0bf376b7-cc6b-11e2-a424-14dae938ec40)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66769


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


Nickolai Zeldovich reports :

An attacker with the ability to manipulate AFS directory ACLs may crash the fileserver hosting that volume. In addition, once a corrupt ACL is placed on a fileserver, its existence may crash client utilities manipulating ACLs on that server.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66769

File Name: freebsd_pkg_0bf376b7cc6b11e2a42414dae938ec40.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/06/03

Modified: 2015/11/17

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:openafs, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/06/03

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/02/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1794