FreeBSD : plib -- stack-based buffer overflow (c72a2494-c08b-11e2-bb21-083e8ed0f47b)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

CVE reports :

Stack-based buffer overflow in the error function in ssg/ssgParser.cxx
in PLIB 1.8.5 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a
crafted 3d model file that triggers a long error message, as
demonstrated by a .ase file.

See also :

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/10/29/8
http://www.nessus.org/u?28b1f2a3

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66508 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55839

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4552

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