FreeBSD : FreeBSD -- integer overflow in IP_MSFILTER (0844632f-5e78-11e6-a6c3-14dae9d210b8)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Problem Description :

An integer overflow in computing the size of a temporary buffer can
result in a buffer which is too small for the requested operation.

Impact :

An unprivileged process can read or write pages of memory which belong
to the kernel. These may lead to exposure of sensitive information or
allow privilege escalation.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?4b729004

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92831 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-3077

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