FreeBSD : pspp -- multiple vulnerabilities (6876b163-8708-11e7-8568-e8e0b747a45a)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

CVE Details reports :

- There is an Integer overflow in the hash_int function of the libpspp
library in GNU PSPP 0.10.5-pre2 (CVE-2017-10791).

- There is a NULL pointer Dereference in the function ll_insert() of
the libpspp library in GNU PSPP 0.10.5-pre2 (CVE-2017-10792).

- There is an illegal address access in the function output_hex() in
data/data-out.c of the libpspp library in GNU PSPP 0.11.0 that will
lead to remote denial of service (CVE-2017-12958).

- There is a reachable assertion abort in the function
dict_add_mrset() in data/dictionary.c of the libpspp library in GNU
PSPP 0.11.0 that will lead to a remote denial of service attack
(CVE-2017-12959).

- There is a reachable assertion abort in the function
dict_rename_var() in data/dictionary.c of the libpspp library in GNU
PSPP 0.11.0 that will lead to remote denial of service
(CVE-2017-12960).

- There is an assertion abort in the function parse_attributes() in
data/sys-file-reader.c of the libpspp library in GNU PSPP 0.11.0 that
will lead to remote denial of service (CVE-2017-12961).

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?3ba60392
http://www.nessus.org/u?3d00b845

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: 102690 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-10791
CVE-2017-10792
CVE-2017-12958
CVE-2017-12959
CVE-2017-12960
CVE-2017-12961

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