FreeBSD : [email protected] remotely exploitable buffer overflow (0e154a9c-5d7a-11d8-80e3-0020ed76ef5a)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The [email protected] client contains a buffer overflow in the HTTP response
handler. A malicious, spoofed [email protected] server can exploit this buffer
overflow to cause remote code execution on the client. Exploit
programs are widely available.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :


Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 38114 (freebsd_pkg_0e154a9c5d7a11d880e30020ed76ef5a.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:


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