FreeBSD : mkvtoolnix -- code execution via specially crafted files (aeb7874e-8df1-11e6-a082-5404a68ad561)

High Nessus Plugin ID 93934


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


Moritz Bunkus reports :

most of the bugs fixed on 2016-09-06 and 2016-09-07 for issue #1780 are potentially exploitable. The scenario is arbitrary code execution with specially crafted files.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 93934

File Name: freebsd_pkg_aeb7874e8df111e6a0825404a68ad561.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/10/10

Modified: 2016/10/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/10/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/09/07