FreeBSD : weechat -- crash in logger plugin (b63421b6-a1e0-11e7-ac58-b499baebfeaf)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 103461


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


WeeChat reports :

security problem: a crash can happen in logger plugin when converting date/time specifiers in file mask.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 103461

File Name: freebsd_pkg_b63421b6a1e011e7ac58b499baebfeaf.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/09/26

Modified: 2018/01/31

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/09/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/09/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-14727