FreeBSD : wavpack -- multiple invalid memory reads (f1075415-f5e9-11e6-a4e2-5404a68ad561)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 97251


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


David Bryant reports :

global buffer overread in read_code / read_words.c

heap out of bounds read in WriteCaffHeader / caff.c

heap out of bounds read in unreorder_channels / wvunpack.c

heap oob read in read_new_config_info / open_utils.c


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 97251

File Name: freebsd_pkg_f1075415f5e911e6a4e25404a68ad561.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/02/21

Modified: 2017/03/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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


Base Score: 5.5

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/02/18

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/01/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-10169, CVE-2016-10170, CVE-2016-10171, CVE-2016-10172