FreeBSD : libidn -- multiple vulnerabilities (cb5189eb-572f-11e6-b334-002590263bf5)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Simon Josefsson reports :

libidn: Fix out-of-bounds stack read in idna_to_ascii_4i.

idn: Solve out-of-bounds-read when reading one zero byte as input.
Also replaced fgets with getline.

libidn: stringprep_utf8_nfkc_normalize reject invalid UTF-8. It was
always documented to only accept UTF-8 data, but now it doesn't crash
when presented with such data.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92652 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8948

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