CVE-2007-5849

NameCVE-2007-5849
DescriptionInteger underflow in the asn1_get_string function in the SNMP back end (backend/snmp.c) for CUPS 1.2 through 1.3.4 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted SNMP response that triggers a stack-based buffer overflow.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1437-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs457453

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
cups (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy1.5.3-5+deb7u6fixed
jessie (security), jessie1.7.5-11+deb8u1fixed
stretch, sid2.1.4-4fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
cupssource(unstable)1.3.5-1medium457453
cupsyssource(unstable)1.3.5-1medium457453
cupsyssourceetch1.2.7-4etch2highDSA-1437-1
cupsyssourcesarge(not affected)

Notes

[sarge] - cupsys <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)

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