Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : freeradius (MDVSA-2014:058)

High Nessus Plugin ID 73005


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Updated freeradius package fixes security vulnerability :

SSHA processing in freeradius before 2.2.3 runs into a stack-based buffer overflow in the freeradius rlm_pap module if the password source uses an unusually long hashed password (CVE-2014-2015).


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 73005

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2014-058.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/03/14

Modified: 2014/11/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:freeradius, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:freeradius-krb5, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:freeradius-ldap, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:freeradius-mysql, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:freeradius-postgresql, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:freeradius-sqlite, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:freeradius-unixODBC, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:freeradius-web, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64freeradius-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64freeradius1, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/Mandrake/release, Host/Mandrake/rpm-list

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/03/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-2015

BID: 65581

MDVSA: 2014:058