CVE-2007-5395

NameCVE-2007-5395
DescriptionStack-based buffer overflow in the separate_word function in tokenize.c in Link Grammar 4.1b and possibly other versions, as used in AbiWord Link Grammar 4.2.4, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long word, as reachable through the separate_sentence function.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1432-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs450695
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
link-grammar (PTS)squeeze4.6.7-1fixed
jessie, wheezy4.7.4-2fixed
stretch, sid4.7.4-3fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
link-grammarsource(unstable)4.2.5-1medium450695
link-grammarsourceetch4.2.2-4etch1highDSA-1432-1

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