FreeBSD : liveMedia -- potential remote code execution (fa194483-dabd-11e8-bf39-5404a68ad561)

High Nessus Plugin ID 118478


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


Talos reports :

An exploitable code execution vulnerability exists in the HTTP
packet-parsing functionality of the LIVE555 RTSP server library. A
specially crafted packet can cause a stack-based buffer overflow,
resulting in code execution. An attacker can send a packet to trigger
this vulnerability.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 118478

File Name: freebsd_pkg_fa194483dabd11e8bf395404a68ad561.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2018/10/29

Modified: 2018/11/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/10/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-4013