FreeBSD : ChaSen -- buffer overflow (972837fc-c304-11e3-8758-00262d5ed8ee)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

JVN iPedia reports :

ChaSen provided by Nara Institute of Science and Technology is a
software for morphologically analyzing Japanese. ChaSen contains an
issue when reading in strings, which may lead to a buffer overflow.

An arbitrary script may be executed by an attacker with access to a
system that is running a product listed in 'Products Affected.'

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73488 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-4000

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