FreeBSD : icu -- multiple vulnerabilities (607f8b57-7454-42c6-a88a-8706f327076d)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

NVD reports :

International Components for Unicode (ICU) for C/C++ before 2017-02-13
has an out-of-bounds write caused by a heap-based buffer overflow
related to the utf8TextAccess function in common/utext.cpp and the
utext_setNativeIndex* function.

International Components for Unicode (ICU) for C/C++ before 2017-02-13
has an out-of-bounds write caused by a heap-based buffer overflow
related to the utf8TextAccess function in common/utext.cpp and the
utext_moveIndex32* function.

See also :

http://bugs.icu-project.org/trac/changeset/39671
https://bugs.chromium.org/p/oss-fuzz/issues/detail?id=437
http://www.nessus.org/u?fedb6231

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

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: 99555 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-7867
CVE-2017-7868

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