FreeBSD : gdk-pixbuf2 -- heap overflow and DoS affecting Firefox and other programs (95eee71d-3068-11e5-a9b5-bcaec565249c)

High Nessus Plugin ID 84934


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


gustavo.grieco[email protected] reports :

We found a heap overflow and a DoS in the gdk-pixbuf implementation triggered by the scaling of a malformed bmp.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 84934

File Name: freebsd_pkg_95eee71d306811e5a9b5bcaec565249c.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/07/23

Modified: 2015/07/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:gdk-pixbuf2, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/07/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/07/12