CVE-2011-2696

NameCVE-2011-2696
DescriptionInteger overflow in libsndfile before 1.0.25 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PARIS Audio Format (PAF) file that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2288-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libsndfile (PTS)wheezy1.0.25-5fixed
wheezy (security)1.0.25-9.1+deb7u4fixed
jessie1.0.25-9.1+deb8u1fixed
stretch1.0.27-3fixed
buster, sid1.0.28-4fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
libsndfilesource(unstable)1.0.25-1medium
libsndfilesourcelenny1.0.17-4+lenny3mediumDSA-2288-1
libsndfilesourcesqueeze1.0.21-3+squeeze1mediumDSA-2288-1

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