FreeBSD : gdk-pixbuf2 -- heap overflow and DoS (f5b8b670-465c-11e5-a49d-bcaec565249c)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 85562


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


Gustavo Grieco 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: Medium

ID: 85562

File Name: freebsd_pkg_f5b8b670465c11e5a49dbcaec565249c.nasl

Version: 2.2

Type: local

Published: 2015/08/20

Updated: 2018/11/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

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: 2015/08/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/07/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-4491