FreeBSD : libexif -- buffer overflow vulnerability (624fe633-9006-11d9-a22c-0001020eed82)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Sylvain Defresne reports that libexif is vulnerable to a buffer
overflow vulnerability due to insufficient input checking. This could
lead crash of applications using libexif.

See also :

https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libexif/+bug/13499
http://www.nessus.org/u?ece6c49e

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18957 (freebsd_pkg_624fe633900611d9a22c0001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 12744

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0664

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