FreeBSD : apache-xml-security-c -- heap overflow during XPointer evaluation (81da673e-dfe1-11e2-9389-08002798f6ff)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The Apache Software Foundation reports :

The attempted fix to address CVE-2013-2154 introduced the possibility
of a heap overflow, possibly leading to arbitrary code execution, in
the processing of malformed XPointer expressions in the XML Signature
Reference processing code.

See also :

http://santuario.apache.org/secadv.data/CVE-2013-2210.txt
http://www.nessus.org/u?e25fa038

Solution :

Update the affected package.

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: 67103 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2210

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