FreeBSD : rockdodger -- buffer overflows (2b4d5288-447e-11d9-9ebb-000854d03344)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The environment variable HOME is copied without regard to buffer size,
which can be used to gain elevated privilege if the binary is
installed setgid games, and a string is read from the high score file
without bounds check.

The port installs the binary without setgid, but with a world-writable
high score file.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :


Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18885 (freebsd_pkg_2b4d5288447e11d99ebb000854d03344.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:


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