FreeBSD : ffmpeg -- use-after-free (da434a78-e342-4d9a-87e2-7497e5f117ba)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 85730


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


NVD reports :

Use-after-free vulnerability in the ff_h264_free_tables function in libavcodec/h264.c in FFmpeg before 2.3.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via crafted H.264 data in an MP4 file, as demonstrated by an HTML VIDEO element that references H.264 data.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 85730

File Name: freebsd_pkg_da434a78e3424d9a87e27497e5f117ba.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/09/02

Modified: 2015/09/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


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:ffmpeg, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ffmpeg1, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ffmpeg23, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ffmpeg24, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ffmpeg25, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:gstreamer1-libav, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:handbrake, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:libav, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mythtv, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mythtv-frontend, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/09/01

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/12/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3417