CVE-2008-0072

NameCVE-2008-0072
DescriptionFormat string vulnerability in the emf_multipart_encrypted function in mail/em-format.c in Evolution 2.12.3 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted encrypted message, as demonstrated using the Version field.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1512-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote, user-initiated)
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
evolution (PTS)squeeze2.30.3-5fixed
wheezy3.4.4-3fixed
jessie3.12.9~git20141130.241663-1fixed
stretch, sid3.16.3-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
evolutionsource(unstable)2.12.3-1.1medium
evolutionsourceetch2.6.3-6etch2mediumDSA-1512-1
evolutionsourcesarge2.0.4-2sarge3mediumDSA-1512-1

Notes

SA29057

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