FreeBSD : plib -- stack-based buffer overflow (c72a2494-c08b-11e2-bb21-083e8ed0f47b)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66508


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


CVE reports :

Stack-based buffer overflow in the error function in ssg/ssgParser.cxx in PLIB 1.8.5 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted 3d model file that triggers a long error message, as demonstrated by a .ase file.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66508

File Name: freebsd_pkg_c72a2494c08b11e2bb21083e8ed0f47b.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/05/20

Modified: 2016/05/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/05/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/10/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-4552

BID: 55839