CVE-2005-1267

NameCVE-2005-1267
DescriptionThe bgp_update_print function in tcpdump 3.x does not properly handle a -1 return value from the decode_prefix4 function, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted BGP packet.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-854-1
NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
tcpdump (PTS)stretch4.9.3-1~deb9u1fixed
stretch (security)4.9.3-1~deb9u2fixed
buster4.9.3-1~deb10u2fixed
buster (security)4.9.3-1~deb10u1fixed
bullseye4.99.0-2fixed
bookworm4.99.1-2fixed
sid4.99.1-3fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
tcpdumpsourcewoody(not affected)DSA-854-1
tcpdumpsourcesarge3.8.3-5sarge1DSA-854-1
tcpdumpsource(unstable)3.9.0.cvs.20050614-1medium

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