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critical Nessus Plugin ID 108430


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The Mozilla Foundation reports : CVE-2018-5146: Out of bounds memory write in libvorbis An out of bounds memory write while processing Vorbis audio data was reported through the Pwn2Own contest.
CVE-2018-5147: Out of bounds memory write in libtremor The libtremor library has the same flaw as CVE-2018-5146. This library is used by Firefox in place of libvorbis on Android and ARM platforms.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 108430

File Name: freebsd_pkg_7943794f707f4e319fea3bbf1ddcedc1.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Published: 3/19/2018

Updated: 11/21/2018

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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


Risk Factor: Critical

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:firefox, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:firefox-esr, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:libtremor, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:libvorbis, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:libxul, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-firefox, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-seamonkey, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-thunderbird, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:seamonkey, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:thunderbird, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:waterfox, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 3/16/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/16/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-5146, CVE-2018-5147