FreeBSD : p7zip -- heap overflow vulnerability (a9bcaf57-4a7b-11e6-97f7-5453ed2e2b49)

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

Synopsis :

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

Description :

Cisco Talos reports :

An exploitable heap overflow vulnerability exists in the
NArchive::NHfs::CHandler::ExtractZlibFile method functionality of 7zip
that can lead to arbitrary code execution.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92344 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-2334

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