FreeBSD : Memory leak in different components (efe43d2b-8f35-11e8-b9e8-dcfe074bd614)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111318

Synopsis

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

Description

MITRE reports :

bsixel 1.8.1 has a memory leak in sixel_decoder_decode in decoder.c, image_buffer_resize in fromsixel.c, sixel_decode_raw in fromsixel.c and sixel_allocator_new in allocator.c

Solution

Update the affected package.

See Also

https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2018-14072

https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2018-14073

http://www.nessus.org/u?1d8726df

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 111318

File Name: freebsd_pkg_efe43d2b8f3511e8b9e8dcfe074bd614.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2018/07/25

Modified: 2018/09/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

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

CVSSv3

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:libsixel, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/24

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/07/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-14072, CVE-2018-14073