FreeBSD : abiword, koffice -- stack based buffer overflow vulnerabilities (9cd52bc6-a213-11da-b410-000e0c2e438a)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

Chris Evans reports that AbiWord is vulnerable to multiple stack-based
buffer overflow vulnerabilities. This is caused by improper checking
of the user-supplied data before it is being copied to an too small
buffer. The vulnerability is triggered when someone is importing RTF

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21486 (freebsd_pkg_9cd52bc6a21311dab410000e0c2e438a.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 15096

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2972

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