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FreeBSD Ports: openvpn

Information

Severity

Severity

Critical

Family

Family

FreeBSD Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

9.0

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

14 years ago

Modified

Modified

6 years ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update to the system as announced in the referenced advisory.

Insight

Insight

The following package is affected: openvpn CVE-2006-1629 OpenVPN 2.0 through 2.0.5 allows remote malicious servers to execute arbitrary code on the client by using setenv with the LD_PRELOAD environment variable.

Solution

Solution

Update your system with the appropriate patches or software upgrades. http://www.osreviews.net/reviews/security/openvpn-print http://openvpn.net/changelog.html http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/message.php?msg_id=15298074 http://www.vuxml.org/freebsd/be4ccb7b-c48b-11da-ae12-0002b3b60e4c.html

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)