CVE-2012-0219

NameCVE-2012-0219
DescriptionHeap-based buffer overflow in the xioscan_readline function in xio-readline.c in socat 1.4.0.0 through 1.7.2.0 and 2.0.0-b1 through 2.0.0-b4 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via the READLINE address.
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
Debian Bugs672994

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
socat (PTS)jessie1.7.2.4-2fixed
stretch1.7.3.1-2+deb9u1fixed
buster1.7.3.2-2fixed
bullseye, sid1.7.3.4-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
socatsource(unstable)1.7.1.3-1.3low672994

Notes

[squeeze] - socat <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
http://www.dest-unreach.org/socat/contrib/socat-secadv3.html

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