FreeBSD : libxml2 -- heap buffer overflow (57f1a624-6197-11e1-b98c-bcaec565249c)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Google chrome team reports :

Heap-based buffer overflow in libxml2, allows remote attackers to
cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact
via unknown vectors.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?6a890709
http://www.nessus.org/u?3eb92158

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58137 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3919

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