FreeBSD : lcms2 -- NULL pointer Dereference Denial of Service Vulnerability (9a0a892e-05d8-11e3-ba09-000c29784fd1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 69372


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


Mageia security team reports :

It was discovered that Little CMS did not properly verify certain memory allocations. If a user or automated system using Little CMS were tricked into opening a specially crafted file, an attacker could cause Little CMS to crash (CVE-2013-4160).


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 69372

File Name: freebsd_pkg_9a0a892e05d811e3ba09000c29784fd1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/08/16

Modified: 2014/08/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:lcms2, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/08/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/07/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4160