FreeBSD : gtar -- buffer overflow in rmt client (c175d72f-3773-11df-8bb8-0211d880e350)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 45338
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionJakob Lell reports :
The rmt client implementation of GNU Tar/Cpio contains a heap-based buffer overflow which possibly allows arbitrary code execution.
The problem can be exploited when using an untrusted/compromised rmt server.
SolutionUpdate the affected package.