DescriptionHeap-based buffer overflow in the cdf_read_sat function in src/cdf.c in Christos Zoulas file 5.00 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted compound document file, as demonstrated by a .msi, .doc, or .mpp file. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
file (PTS)wheezy5.11-2+deb7u8fixed
wheezy (security)5.11-2+deb7u9fixed
stretch (security), stretch1:5.30-1+deb9u1fixed
buster, sid1:5.32-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
filesourceetch(not affected)
filesourcelenny(not affected)


[lenny] - file <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)
[etch] - file <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)
code introduced in 5.xx series

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