FreeBSD : libvpx -- out-of-bounds write (42c98cef-62b1-4b8b-9065-f4621e08d526)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The Mozilla Project reports :

Using the Address Sanitizer tool, security researcher Abhishek Arya
(Inferno) of the Google Chrome Security Team found an out-of-bounds
write when buffering WebM format video containing frames with invalid
tile sizes. This can lead to a potentially exploitable crash during
WebM video playback.

See also :

https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2014-77/
https://hg.mozilla.org/releases/mozilla-esr31/rev/6023f0b4f8ba
http://www.nessus.org/u?277c58ff

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: 85367 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-1578

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