FreeBSD : libxine -- array index vulnerability (7a7c5853-10a3-11dd-8eb8-00163e000016)

High Nessus Plugin ID 32066


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


xine Team reports :

A new xine-lib version is now available. This release contains a security fix (an unchecked array index that could allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a header structure containing a negative offset, which is used to dereference a function pointer.)


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 32066

File Name: freebsd_pkg_7a7c585310a311dd8eb800163e000016.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Published: 2008/04/28

Modified: 2013/08/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/04/24

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2008/04/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1686

CWE: 189