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The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
Midnight Commander uses a fixed sized stack buffer while resolving
symbolic links within file archives (tar or cpio). If an attacker can
cause a user to process a specially crafted file archive with Midnight
Commander, the attacker may be able to obtain the privileges of the
See also :
Update the affected package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
Public Exploit Available : true