FreeBSD : rxvt-unicode -- buffer overflow vulnerability (d4bd4046-93a6-11d9-8378-000bdb1444a4)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A rxvt-unicode changelog reports :

Fix a bug that allowed to overflow a buffer via a long escape
sequence, which is probably exploitable (fix by Rob Holland / Yoann
Vandoorselaere / Gentoo Audit Team).

See also :

http://dist.schmorp.de/rxvt-unicode/Changes
http://www.nessus.org/u?244c0634

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19135 (freebsd_pkg_d4bd404693a611d98378000bdb1444a4.nasl)

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