FreeBSD : libzip -- denial of service (b2952517-07e5-4d19-8850-21c5b7e0623f)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

libzip developers report :

The _zip_read_eocd64 function in zip_open.c in libzip before 1.3.0
mishandles EOCD records, which allows remote attackers to cause a
denial of service (memory allocation failure in _zip_cdir_grow in
zip_dirent.c) via a crafted ZIP archive.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?870b7036
http://www.nessus.org/u?1ecb4dbf
http://www.nessus.org/u?c23ee8fe

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 103481 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-14107

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