FreeBSD : file -- buffer overruns and missing buffer size tests (84203724-296b-11e4-bebd-000c2980a9f3)

High Nessus Plugin ID 77316


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


Christos Zoulas reports :

A specially crafted file can cause a segmentation fault.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 77316

File Name: freebsd_pkg_84203724296b11e4bebd000c2980a9f3.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/08/22

Modified: 2014/08/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2014/08/21

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/06/09