FreeBSD : bidwatcher -- format string vulnerability (74c86a29-81ef-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)
High Nessus Plugin ID 18984
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionA Debian Security Advisory reports :
Ulf Harnhammer from the Debian Security Audit Project discovered a format string vulnerability in bidwatcher, a tool for watching and bidding on eBay auctions. This problem can be triggered remotely by a web server of eBay, or someone pretending to be eBay, sending certain data back.
SolutionUpdate the affected package.