FreeBSD : miniupnpc -- integer signedness error (da1d5d2e-3eca-11e7-8861-0018fe623f2b)

High Nessus Plugin ID 100340


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


Tintinweb reports :

An integer signedness error was found in miniupnp's miniwget allowing an unauthenticated remote entity typically located on the local network segment to trigger a heap corruption or an access violation in miniupnp's http response parser when processing a specially crafted chunked-encoded response to a request for the xml root description url.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 100340

File Name: freebsd_pkg_da1d5d2e3eca11e788610018fe623f2b.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/05/23

Modified: 2018/01/31

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P


Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:miniupnpc, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2017/05/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/05/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-8798