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FreeBSD : SA-04:15.syscons Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the FreeBSD
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is running a version of FreeBSD which contains a flaw in the
syscons console driver.
There are boundary errors in the CONS_SCRSHOT ioctls which may allow a local
attacker to read portions of the kernel memory, which may contains sensitive
Solution : http://www.vuxml.org/freebsd/67710833-1626-11d9-bc4a-000c41e2cdad.html
Threat Level: High
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