CVE-2006-4334

NameCVE-2006-4334
DescriptionUnspecified vulnerability in gzip 1.3.5 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted GZIP (gz) archive, which results in a NULL dereference.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1181-1, DSA-1974-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
gzip (PTS)wheezy1.5-1.1fixed
jessie1.6-4fixed
stretch, sid1.6-5fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
gzipsource(unstable)1.3.5-15high
gzipsourceetch1.3.5-15+etch1mediumDSA-1974-1
gzipsourcelenny1.3.12-6+lenny1mediumDSA-1974-1
gzipsourcesarge1.3.5-10sarge2mediumDSA-1181-1

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