FreeBSD : a2ps -- insecure command line argument handling (4)

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2010 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a security update

Description :

The following package needs to be updated: a2ps-a4

See also :

http://bugs.libgd.org/?do=details&task_id=89
http://bugs.libgd.org/?do=details&task_id=94
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=457
http://lurker.clamav.net/message/20061016.015114.dc6a8930.en.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/11608
http://secunia.com/advisories/22370/
http://www.ethereal.com/appnotes/enpa-sa-00014.html
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/2336
http://www.libgd.org/ReleaseNote020035
http://www.mozilla.org/projects/security/known-vulnerabilities.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-46.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-47.html
http://www.osvdb.org/9176
http://www.FreeBSD.org/ports/portaudit/8091fcea-f35e-11d8-81b0-000347a4fa7d.html

Solution :

Update the package on the remote host

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 15524 (freebsd_a2ps_413b2.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 11025

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1170

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