FreeBSD : atheme-services -- multiple vulnerabilities (e47ab5db-c333-11e6-ae1b-002590263bf5)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 95909


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


Mitre reports :

modules/chanserv/flags.c in Atheme before 7.2.7 allows remote attackers to modify the Anope FLAGS behavior by registering and dropping the (1) LIST, (2) CLEAR, or (3) MODIFY keyword nicks.

Buffer overflow in the xmlrpc_char_encode function in modules/transport/xmlrpc/xmlrpclib.c in Atheme before 7.2.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via vectors related to XMLRPC response encoding.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 95909

File Name: freebsd_pkg_e47ab5dbc33311e6ae1b002590263bf5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/12/16

Modified: 2016/12/16

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:atheme-services, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/12/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/01/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9773, CVE-2016-4478