FreeBSD : libvpx -- buffer overflow in vp9_init_context_buffers (6ca7eddd-d436-486a-b169-b948436bcf14)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The Mozilla Project reports :

Security researcher Khalil Zhani reported that a maliciously crafted
vp9 format video could be used to trigger a buffer overflow while
parsing the file. This leads to a potentially exploitable crash due to
a flaw in the libvpx library.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 86837 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-4506

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