FreeBSD : libbson -- Denial of Service (10214bda-0902-4e3b-a2f9-9a68ef206a73)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

mongodb developers report :

In MongoDB libbson 1.7.0, the bson_iter_codewscope function in
bson-iter.c miscalculates a bson_utf8_validate length argument, which
allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based
buffer over-read in the bson_utf8_validate function in bson-utf8.c),
as demonstrated by bson-to-json.c.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 103474 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-14227

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