FreeBSD : libksba -- local denial of service vulnerabilities (a1134048-10c6-11e6-94fa-002590263bf5)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 90848


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


Martin Prpic, Red Hat Product Security Team, reports :

Denial of Service due to stack overflow in src/ber-decoder.c.

Integer overflow in the BER decoder src/ber-decoder.c.

Integer overflow in the DN decoder src/dn.c.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 90848

File Name: freebsd_pkg_a113404810c611e694fa002590263bf5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/05/03

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:libksba, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/05/03

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/04/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-4353, CVE-2016-4354, CVE-2016-4355, CVE-2016-4356