FreeBSD : dia -- XFig Import Plugin Buffer Overflow (b5fc63ad-c4c3-11da-9699-00123ffe8333)
High Nessus Plugin ID 21498
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionSecunia reports :
Some vulnerabilities have been reported in Dia, which potentially can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
The vulnerabilities are caused due to boundary errors within the XFig import plugin. This can be exploited to cause buffer overflows and may allow arbitrary code execution when a specially crafted FIG file is imported.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.