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The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
The newsfetch program uses the sscanf function to read information
from server responses into static memory buffers. Unfortunately this
is done without any proper bounds checking. As a result long server
responses may cause an overflow when a newsgroup listing is requested
from an NNTP server.
See also :
Update the affected package.
Risk factor :