FreeBSD : icecast -- HTTP header overflow (741c3957-1d69-11d9-a804-0050fc56d258)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

It is possible to execute remote code simply using HTTP request plus
31 headers followed by a shellcode that will be executed directly.

See also :

http://marc.info/?l=full-disclosure&m=109646043512722
http://www.nessus.org/u?df36b7ad

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36333 (freebsd_pkg_741c39571d6911d9a8040050fc56d258.nasl)

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