FreeBSD : jansson -- local denial of service vulnerabilities (a6cd01fa-11bd-11e6-bb3c-9cb654ea3e1c)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 90902


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


QuickFuzz reports :

A crash caused by stack exhaustion parsing a JSON was found.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 90902

File Name: freebsd_pkg_a6cd01fa11bd11e6bb3c9cb654ea3e1c.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/05/05

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:jansson, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/05/04

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/05/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-4425