FreeBSD : FreeBSD -- Integer overflow in bzip2 decompression (18dc48fe-ca42-11df-aade-0050568f000c)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

When decompressing data, the run-length encoded values are not
adequately sanity-checked, allowing for an integer overflow.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?16463bb3

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50329 ()

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