FreeBSD : FreeBSD -- bsnmpd remote denial of service vulnerability (4c96ecf2-5fd9-11e6-a6c3-14dae9d210b8)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 92897


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


Problem Description :

The bsnmpd(8) daemon is prone to a stack-based buffer-overflow when it has received a specifically crafted GETBULK PDU request.

Impact :

This issue could be exploited to execute arbitrary code in the context of the service daemon, or crash the service daemon, causing a denial-of-service.


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 92897

File Name: freebsd_pkg_4c96ecf25fd911e6a6c314dae9d210b8.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/08/12

Modified: 2016/08/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:A/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:freebsd:freebsd:FreeBSD, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/08/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/01/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-1452

BID: 64967

OSVDB: 102144

FreeBSD: SA-14:01.bsnmpd