FreeBSD : libotr -- integer overflow (c2b1652c-e647-11e5-85be-14dae9d210b8)

High Nessus Plugin ID 89808


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


X41 D-Sec reports :

A remote attacker may crash or execute arbitrary code in libotr by sending large OTR messages.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 89808

File Name: freebsd_pkg_c2b1652ce64711e585be14dae9d210b8.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/03/10

Modified: 2016/10/19

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:libotr, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:libotr3, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/03/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/02/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2851