FreeBSD : icoutils -- check_offset overflow on 64-bit systems (57facd35-ddf6-11e6-915d-001b3856973b)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 96619


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


Choongwoo Han reports :

An exploitable crash exists in the wrestool utility on 64-bit systems where the result of subtracting two pointers exceeds the size of int.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 96619

File Name: freebsd_pkg_57facd35ddf611e6915d001b3856973b.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/01/19

Modified: 2018/02/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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


Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/01/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/01/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-5208, CVE-2017-5331, CVE-2017-5332, CVE-2017-5333