DescriptionMultiple buffer overflows in readline.c in Echoping 6.0.2 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted reply in the (1) TLS_readline or (2) SSL_readline function, related to the EchoPingHttps Smokeping probe.
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NVD severitymedium
Debian Bugs606808

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
echoping (PTS)buster, stretch, sid6.0.2-10fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[squeeze] - echoping <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
Upstream fix

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