FreeBSD : gnutls -- client-side memory corruption (9733c480-ebff-11e3-970b-206a8a720317)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 74318


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


GnuTLS project reports :

This vulnerability affects the client side of the gnutls library. A server that sends a specially crafted ServerHello could corrupt the memory of a requesting client.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 74318

File Name: freebsd_pkg_9733c480ebff11e3970b206a8a720317.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/06/05

Modified: 2014/06/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2014/06/04

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/05/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3466