FreeBSD : tin -- buffer overflow vulnerabilities (19a92df1-548d-11db-8f1a-000a48049292)

High Nessus Plugin ID 22515


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


Urs Janssen and Aleksey Salow report possible buffer overflows in tin versions 1.8.0 and 1.8.1.

OpenPKG project elaborates there is an allocation off-by-one bug in version 1.8.0 which can lead to a buffer overflow.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 22515

File Name: freebsd_pkg_19a92df1548d11db8f1a000a48049292.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Published: 2006/10/10

Modified: 2013/06/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:tin, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:zh-tin, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/10/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/02/15