FreeBSD : git -- integer overflow (d2a84feb-ebe0-11e5-92ce-002590263bf5)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 90052


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


Debian reports :

integer overflow due to a loop which adds more to 'len'.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 90052

File Name: freebsd_pkg_d2a84febebe011e592ce002590263bf5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/03/21

Modified: 2016/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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


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:git, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:git-gui, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:git-lite, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:git-subversion, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/03/18

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/02/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2324