FreeBSD : libtorrent-rasterbar -- denial of service (093584f2-3f14-11e6-b3c8-14dae9d210b8)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Brandon Perry reports :

The parse_chunk_header function in libtorrent before 1.1.1 allows
remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted
(1) HTTP response or possibly a (2) UPnP broadcast.

See also :

https://github.com/arvidn/libtorrent/issues/780
http://www.nessus.org/u?c381348c

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91908 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5301

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