FreeBSD : mutt -- denial of service, potential remote code execution (eb426e82-ab68-11e3-9d09-000c2980a9f3)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Beatrice Torracca and Evgeni Golov report :

A buffer overflow has been discovered that could result in denial of
service or potential execution of arbitrary code.

This condition can be triggered by malformed RFC2047 header lines

See also :

http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/cve/CVE-2014-0467
https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-0467
http://www.nessus.org/u?134b6160

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73050 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0467

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