FreeBSD : grip -- CDDB response multiple matches buffer overflow vulnerability (bcf27002-94c3-11d9-a9e0-0001020eed82)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Joseph VanAndel reports that grip is vulnerability to a buffer
overflow vulnerability when receiving more than 16 CDDB responses.
This could lead to a crash in grip and potentially execution arbitrary
code.

A workaround is to disable CDDB lookups.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?78976a2e
http://www.nessus.org/u?c6d65bf1

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19101 (freebsd_pkg_bcf2700294c311d9a9e00001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 12770

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0706

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