FreeBSD : streamripper -- multiple buffer overflows (4d4caee0-b939-11dd-a578-0030843d3802)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Secunia reports :

A boundary error exists within http_parse_sc_header() in lib/http.c
when parsing an overly long HTTP header starting with 'Zwitterion v'.

A boundary error exists within http_get_pls() in lib/http.c when
parsing a specially crafted pls playlist containing an overly long
entry.

A boundary error exists within http_get_m3u() in lib/http.c when
parsing a specially crafted m3u playlist containing an overly long
'File' entry.

See also :

http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2008-50/
http://www.nessus.org/u?6b3e4431
http://www.nessus.org/u?f78ded0c

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 34940 (freebsd_pkg_4d4caee0b93911dda5780030843d3802.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4829

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