DescriptionMultiple buffer overflows in abcm2ps before 5.9.12 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) a crafted input file, related to the PUT0 and PUT1 output macros; (2) a crafted input file, related to the trim_title function; and possibly (3) a long -O option on a command line.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs577014

Vulnerable and fixed packages

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Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
abcm2ps (PTS)buster8.14.2-0.2fixed
bookworm, sid8.14.14-1fixed

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[lenny] - abcm2ps <no-dsa> (Minor issue)

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