CVE-2004-0989

NameCVE-2004-0989
DescriptionMultiple buffer overflows in libXML 2.6.12 and 2.6.13 (libxml2), and possibly other versions, may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) a long FTP URL that is not properly handled by the xmlNanoFTPScanURL function, (2) a long proxy URL containing FTP data that is not properly handled by the xmlNanoFTPScanProxy function, and other overflows related to manipulation of DNS length values, including (3) xmlNanoFTPConnect, (4) xmlNanoHTTPConnectHost, and (5) xmlNanoHTTPConnectHost.
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ReferencesDSA-582-1
NVD severityhigh

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libxml2 (PTS)jessie2.9.1+dfsg1-5+deb8u6fixed
jessie (security)2.9.1+dfsg1-5+deb8u8fixed
stretch (security), stretch2.9.4+dfsg1-2.2+deb9u2fixed
buster2.9.4+dfsg1-7fixed
bullseye, sid2.9.4+dfsg1-8fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
libxmlsource(unstable)1:1.8.17-9
libxmlsourcewoody1.8.17-2woody2DSA-582-1
libxml2source(unstable)2.6.11-5
libxml2sourcewoody2.4.19-4woody2DSA-582-1

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