CVE-2010-2801

NameCVE-2010-2801
DescriptionInteger signedness error in the Quantum decompressor in cabextract before 1.3, when archive test mode is used, allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted Quantum archive in a .cab file, related to the libmspack library.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2087-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs591552

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
cabextract (PTS)wheezy1.4-3fixed
jessie1.4-5fixed
stretch1.6-1fixed
buster, sid1.6-1.1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
cabextractsource(unstable)1.3-1medium591552
cabextractsourcelenny1.2-3+lenny1mediumDSA-2087-1

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