FreeBSD : xdelta3 -- buffer overflow vulnerability (f1bf28c5-d447-11e5-b2bd-002590263bf5)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Stepan Golosunov reports :

Buffer overflow was found and fixed in xdelta3 binary diff tool that
allows arbitrary code execution from input files at least on some
systems.

See also :

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/02/08/1
http://www.nessus.org/u?07ea0a00
http://www.nessus.org/u?4b2ac8aa

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88745 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9765

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