DescriptionBuffer overflow in the add_port function in APSIS Pound 1.8.2 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long Host HTTP header.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs307852, 311548

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
pound (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy2.6-2+deb7u1fixed
jessie (security), jessie2.6-6+deb8u1fixed
stretch, sid2.7-1.2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
poundsource(unstable)1.8.2-1.1medium307852, 311548

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