Descriptionxfs_metadump in xfsprogs before 3.2.4 does not properly obfuscate file data, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information by reading a generated image.
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 (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs793495

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
xfsprogs (PTS)jessie3.2.1vulnerable
buster, sid4.15.1-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[jessie] - xfsprogs <no-dsa> (Minor issue, too intrusive to backport)
[wheezy] - xfsprogs <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[squeeze] - xfsprogs <no-dsa> (Minor issue)

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