CVE-2007-1218

NameCVE-2007-1218
DescriptionOff-by-one buffer overflow in the parse_elements function in the 802.11 printer code (print-802_11.c) for tcpdump 3.9.5 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted 802.11 frame. NOTE: this was originally referred to as heap-based, but it might be stack-based.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1272-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs413430

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
tcpdump (PTS)wheezy4.3.0-1+deb7u2fixed
wheezy (security)4.9.2-1~deb7u1fixed
jessie4.9.0-1~deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)4.9.2-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch (security), stretch4.9.2-1~deb9u1fixed
buster, sid4.9.2-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
tcpdumpsource(unstable)3.9.5-2low413430
tcpdumpsourcesarge3.8.3-5sarge2mediumDSA-1272-1

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