FreeBSD : bogofilter -- heap corruption by invalid base64 input (f524d8e0-3d83-11e2-807a-080027ef73ec)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

David Relson reports :

Fix a heap corruption in base64 decoder on invalid input. Analysis and
patch by Julius Plenz, [FU Berlin, Germany].

See also :

http://bogofilter.sourceforge.net/security/bogofilter-SA-2012-01
http://www.nessus.org/u?ba057670

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: 63144 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5468

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