FreeBSD : freeradius3 -- insufficient validation on packets (0c2c4d84-42a2-11e5-9daa-14dae9d210b8)

High Nessus Plugin ID 85426


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


Jouni Malinen reports :

The EAP-PWD module performed insufficient validation on packets received from an EAP peer. This module is not enabled in the default configuration. Administrators must manually enable it for their server to be vulnerable. Only versions 3.0 up to 3.0.8 are affected.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 85426

File Name: freebsd_pkg_0c2c4d8442a211e59daa14dae9d210b8.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/08/17

Modified: 2015/08/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:freeradius3, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/08/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/04/04