FreeBSD : xdelta3 -- buffer overflow vulnerability (f1bf28c5-d447-11e5-b2bd-002590263bf5)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 88745


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


Stepan Golosunov reports :

Buffer overflow was found and fixed in xdelta3 binary diff tool that allows arbitrary code execution from input files at least on some systems.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 88745

File Name: freebsd_pkg_f1bf28c5d44711e5b2bd002590263bf5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/02/16

Modified: 2016/10/19

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


Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:xdelta3, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/02/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/10/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9765