FreeBSD : libpgf -- use-after-free (9a71953a-474a-11e5-adde-14dae9d210b8)

High Nessus Plugin ID 85573


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


Pengsu Cheng reports :

An use-after-free issue in Decoder.cpp was reported to upstream. The problem is due to lack of validation of ColorTableSize.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 85573

File Name: freebsd_pkg_9a71953a474a11e5adde14dae9d210b8.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/08/21

Modified: 2018/02/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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


Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/08/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/08/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-6673