FreeBSD : file -- buffer overruns and missing buffer size tests (84203724-296b-11e4-bebd-000c2980a9f3)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Christos Zoulas reports :

A specially crafted file can cause a segmentation fault.

See also :

http://mx.gw.com/pipermail/file/2014/001553.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?5604a608

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 77316 ()

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