CVE-2007-5497

NameCVE-2007-5497
DescriptionMultiple integer overflows in libext2fs in e2fsprogs before 1.40.3 allow user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted filesystem image.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1422-1, DTSA-95-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs454760

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
e2fsprogs (PTS)wheezy, wheezy (security)1.42.5-1.1+deb7u1fixed
jessie1.42.12-2fixed
stretch1.43.4-2fixed
buster, sid1.43.7-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
e2fsprogssource(unstable)1.40.3-1medium454760
e2fsprogssourceetch1.39+1.40-WIP-2006.11.14+dfsg-2etch1mediumDSA-1422-1
e2fsprogssourcelenny1.40.2-1+lenny1mediumDTSA-95-1

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