CVE-2012-5645

NameCVE-2012-5645
DescriptionA denial of service flaw was found in the way the server component of Freeciv before 2.3.4 processed certain packets. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted packet that, when processed would lead to memory exhaustion or excessive CPU consumption.
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 severityhigh
Debian Bugs696306

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
freeciv (PTS)stretch2.5.6-2fixed
buster2.6.0-2fixed
bullseye, sid2.6.2-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
freecivsourcewheezy2.3.2-1+deb7u1
freecivsource(unstable)2.3.4-1low696306

Notes

[squeeze] - freeciv <no-dsa> (Minor issue)

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