CVE-2007-6454

NameCVE-2007-6454
DescriptionHeap-based buffer overflow in the handshakeHTTP function in servhs.cpp in PeerCast 0.1217 and earlier, and SVN 344 and earlier, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long SOURCE request.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1441-1, DSA-1583-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs457300, 466539
Debian/oldstablenot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot known to be vulnerable.

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
gnome-peercastsource(unstable)0.5.4-1.2medium466539
gnome-peercastsourceetch0.5.4-1.1etch0highDSA-1583-1
peercastsource(unstable)0.1218+svn20071220+2medium457300
peercastsourceetch0.1217.toots.20060314-1etch0highDSA-1441-1

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