FreeBSD : libraw -- index overflow in smal_decode_segment (db04bf07-9cc8-11e5-8c2b-c335fa8985d7)

High Nessus Plugin ID 87228


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


ChenQin reports :

The LibRaw raw image decoder has multiple vulnerabilities that can cause memory errors which may lead to code execution or other problems.

In CVE-2015-8366, LibRaw's smal_decode_segment function does not handle indexes carefully, which can cause an index overflow.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 87228

File Name: freebsd_pkg_db04bf079cc811e58c2bc335fa8985d7.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/12/08

Modified: 2015/12/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/12/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/11/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8366