FreeBSD : openafs -- single-DES cell-wide key brute-force vulnerability (c4d412c8-f4d1-11e2-b86c-000c295229d5)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 69066


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


OpenAFS Project reports :

The small size of the DES key space permits an attacker to brute force a cell's service key and then forge traffic from any user within the cell. The key space search can be performed in under 1 day at a cost of around $100 using publicly available services.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 69066

File Name: freebsd_pkg_c4d412c8f4d111e2b86c000c295229d5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/07/26

Modified: 2013/12/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

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: 2013/07/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/07/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4134