FreeBSD : kdepim exploitable buffer overflow in VCF reader (da6f265b-8f3d-11d8-8b29-0020ed76ef5a)

High Nessus Plugin ID 36298


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


A buffer overflow is present in some versions of the KDE personal information manager (kdepim) which may be triggered when processing a specially crafted VCF file.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 36298

File Name: freebsd_pkg_da6f265b8f3d11d88b290020ed76ef5a.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/04/23

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2004/04/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/01/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-0988