FreeBSD : gtk-vnc -- bounds checking vulnerabilities (79bbb8f8-f049-11e6-8a6a-bcaec565249c)

High Nessus Plugin ID 97107


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


Daniel P. Berrange reports :

CVE-2017-5884 - fix bounds checking for RRE, hextile and copyrect encodings

CVE-2017-5885 - fix color map index bounds checking.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 97107

File Name: freebsd_pkg_79bbb8f8f04911e68a6abcaec565249c.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.4 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/02/13

Modified: 2017/07/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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


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:gtk-vnc, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/02/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/02/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-5884, CVE-2017-5885