FreeBSD : openafs -- Denial of Service (c0c31b27-bff3-11e3-9d09-000c2980a9f3)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 73442
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionThe OpenAFS development team reports :
An attacker with the ability to connect to an OpenAFS fileserver can trigger a buffer overflow, crashing the server.
The buffer overflow can be triggered by sending an unauthenticated request for file server statistical information.
Clients are not affected.
SolutionUpdate the affected package.