CVE-2009-0544

NameCVE-2009-0544
DescriptionBuffer overflow in the PyCrypto ARC2 module 2.0.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a large ARC2 key length.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1726-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs516660
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
python-crypto (PTS)squeeze, squeeze (security)2.1.0-2+squeeze2fixed
wheezy (security), wheezy2.6-4+deb7u3fixed
stretch, sid, jessie2.6.1-5fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
python-cryptosource(unstable)2.0.1+dfsg1-3high516660
python-cryptosourceetch2.0.1+dfsg1-1.2+etch0highDSA-1726-1
python-cryptosourcelenny2.0.1+dfsg1-2.3+lenny0highDSA-1726-1

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