FreeBSD : e2fsprogs -- potential buffer overflow in closefs() (2a4bcd7d-bbb8-11e4-903c-080027ef73ec)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 81461
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionTheodore Ts'o reports :
On a carefully crafted filesystem that gets modified through tune2fs or debugfs, it is possible to trigger a buffer overrun when the file system is closed via closefs().
SolutionUpdate the affected package.