FreeBSD : dillo -- format string vulnerability (28ab7ddf-61ab-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)

High Nessus Plugin ID 18878


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


dillo contains a format string vulnerability which could lead to execution of arbitrary code simply by viewing a web page or opening a HTML file.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 18878

File Name: freebsd_pkg_28ab7ddf61ab11d9a9e70001020eed82.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/07/13

Modified: 2013/06/21

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2005/01/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/01/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-0012