FreeBSD : cscope -- buffer overflow (91a2066b-5ab6-11de-bc9b-0030843d3802)

High Nessus Plugin ID 39425


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


SecurityFocus reports :

Attackers may leverage this issue to execute arbitrary code in the context of the application. Failed attacks will cause denial-of-service conditions.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 39425

File Name: freebsd_pkg_91a2066b5ab611debc9b0030843d3802.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/06/17

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/06/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/05/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1577

BID: 34832

CWE: 119