CVE-2012-1571

NameCVE-2012-1571
Descriptionfile before 5.11 and libmagic allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted Composite Document File (CDF) file that triggers (1) an out-of-bounds read or (2) an invalid pointer dereference.
SourceCVE (at NVD; LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2422-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs664263

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
file (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy5.11-2+deb7u8fixed
jessie1:5.22+15-2+deb8u1fixed
stretch, sid1:5.25-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
filesource(unstable)5.11-1low664263
filesourcesqueeze5.04-5+squeeze1mediumDSA-2422-1

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