FreeBSD : sylpheed -- MIME-encoded file name buffer overflow vulnerability (b1e8c810-01d0-11da-bc08-0001020eed82)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 19354
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionSylpheed is vulnerable to a buffer overflow when displaying emails with attachments that have MIME-encoded file names. This could be used by a remote attacker to crash sylpheed potentially allowing execution of arbitrary code with the permissions of the user running sylpheed.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.