FreeBSD : libmms -- stack-based buffer overflow (f6bff909-4a26-11db-a4cc-000a48049292)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 22456


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


Mitre CVE reports :

Stack-based buffer overflow in libmms, as used by (a) MiMMS 0.0.9 and (b) xine-lib 1.1.0 and earlier, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via the (1) send_command, (2) string_utf16, (3) get_data, and (4) get_media_packet functions, and possibly other functions.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 22456

File Name: freebsd_pkg_f6bff9094a2611dba4cc000a48049292.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Published: 2006/09/27

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.1

Temporal Score: 4.2

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:libmms, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:libxine, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2006/09/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/05/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-2200

BID: 18608