FreeBSD : lcms2 -- Null Pointer Dereference Denial of Service Vulnerability (9a0a892e-05d8-11e3-ba09-000c29784fd1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Mageia security team reports :

It was discovered that Little CMS did not properly verify certain
memory allocations. If a user or automated system using Little CMS
were tricked into opening a specially crafted file, an attacker could
cause Little CMS to crash (CVE-2013-4160).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2013-0240.html
https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=10816
http://www.nessus.org/u?2e1c0fd3

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69372 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4160