FreeBSD : pcal -- buffer overflow vulnerabilities (58fc2752-5f74-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Danny Lungstrom has found two buffer overflow vulnerabilities in pcal
which can lead to execution of arbitrary code by making a user run
pcal on a specially crafted calendar file.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18941 (freebsd_pkg_58fc27525f7411d9a9e70001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 12035

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1289

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