CVE-2005-2550

NameCVE-2005-2550
DescriptionFormat string vulnerability in Evolution 1.4 through 2.3.6.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via the calendar entries such as task lists, which are not properly handled when the user selects the Calendars tab.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1016-1, DTSA-13-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs322535
Debian/oldoldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
evolution (PTS)squeeze2.30.3-5fixed
wheezy3.4.4-3fixed
stretch, sid, jessie3.12.9~git20141130.241663-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
evolutionsource(unstable)2.2.3-3high322535
evolutionsourceetch2.2.3-2etch1highDTSA-13-1
evolutionsourcesarge2.0.4-2sarge1highDSA-1016-1
evolutionsourcewoody1.0.5-1woody3highDSA-1016-1

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