FreeBSD : librsvg2 -- denial of service vulnerability (d6c51737-a84b-11e5-8f5c-002590263bf5)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 87543


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


Adam Maris, Red Hat Product Security, reports :

CVE-2015-7558: Stack exhaustion due to cyclic dependency causing to crash an application was found in librsvg2 while parsing SVG file. It has been fixed in 2.40.12 by many commits that has rewritten the checks for cyclic references.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 87543

File Name: freebsd_pkg_d6c51737a84b11e58f5c002590263bf5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/12/22

Modified: 2016/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:librsvg2, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/12/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/10/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-7558