FreeBSD : libraw -- denial of service and remote code execution (4cd857d9-26d2-4417-b765-69701938f9e0)

High Nessus Plugin ID 103477


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


libraw developers report :

A Stack-based Buffer Overflow was discovered in xtrans_interpolate in internal/dcraw_common.cpp in LibRaw before 0.18.3. It could allow a remote denial of service or code execution attack.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 103477

File Name: freebsd_pkg_4cd857d926d24417b76569701938f9e0.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/09/27

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:libraw, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/09/26

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/09/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-14265