FreeBSD : go -- multiple vulnerabilities (4464212e-4acd-11e5-934b-002590263bf5)

High Nessus Plugin ID 85641


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


Jason Buberel, Go Product Manager, reports :

CVE-2015-5739 - 'Content Length' treated as valid header

CVE-2015-5740 - Double content-length headers does not return 400 error

CVE-2015-5741 - Additional hardening, not sending Content-Length w/Transfer-Encoding, Closing connections


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 85641

File Name: freebsd_pkg_4464212e4acd11e5934b002590263bf5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/08/26

Modified: 2018/01/31

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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


Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:go, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:go14, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/08/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/07/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-5739, CVE-2015-5740, CVE-2015-5741