FreeBSD : libofx -- exploitable buffer overflow (58fafead-cd13-472f-a9bd-d0173ba1b04c)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Talos developers report :

An exploitable buffer overflow vulnerability exists in the tag parsing
functionality of LibOFX 0.9.11. A specially crafted OFX file can cause
a write out of bounds resulting in a buffer overflow on the stack. An
attacker can construct a malicious OFX file to trigger this

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 103524 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-2816

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