FreeBSD : libraw -- memory objects not properly initialized (6bc6eed2-9cca-11e5-8c2b-c335fa8985d7)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

ChenQin reports :

The LibRaw raw image decoder has multiple vulnerabilities that can
cause memory errors which may lead to code execution or other
problems.

In CVE-2015-8367, LibRaw's phase_one_correct function does not handle
memory initialization correctly, which may cause other problems.

See also :

http://www.libraw.org/news/libraw-0-17-1
http://www.nessus.org/u?d9c169e8
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2015/Nov/108
http://www.nessus.org/u?6a1d3414

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 87225 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8367

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