FreeBSD : kde-runtime -- kdesu: displayed command truncated by unicode string terminator (41fe4724-06a2-11e7-8e3e-5453ed2e2b49)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Albert Aastals Cid reports :

A maliciously crafted command line for kdesu can result in the user
only seeing part of the commands that will actually get executed as
super user.

See also :

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/09/29/7
https://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20160930-1.txt
http://www.nessus.org/u?b7d34f91

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97687 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-7787

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