FreeBSD : Mathopd buffer overflow (96fdbf5b-2cfd-11d8-9355-0020ed76ef5a)

High Nessus Plugin ID 36682


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


Mathopd contains a buffer overflow in the prepare_reply() function that may be remotely exploitable.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 36682

File Name: freebsd_pkg_96fdbf5b2cfd11d893550020ed76ef5a.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/04/23

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2003/12/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2003/12/04