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[GLSA-200409-29] FreeRADIUS: Multiple Denial of Service vulnerabilities Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
FreeRADIUS: Multiple Denial of Service vulnerabilities
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200409-29
(FreeRADIUS: Multiple Denial of Service vulnerabilities)
There are undisclosed defects in the way FreeRADIUS handles incorrect
A remote attacker could send specially-crafted packets to the FreeRADIUS
server to deny service to other users by crashing the server.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All FreeRADIUS users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge sync
# emerge -pv ">=net-dialup/freeradius-1.0.1"
# emerge ">=net-dialup/freeradius-1.0.1"
Threat Level: Medium
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