CVE-2014-0978

NameCVE-2014-0978
DescriptionStack-based buffer overflow in the yyerror function in lib/cgraph/scan.l in Graphviz 2.34.0 allows remote attackers to have unspecified impact via a long line in a dot file.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-2843-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote, user-initiated)
Debian Bugs734745
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
graphviz (PTS)squeeze (security), squeeze2.26.3-5+squeeze2fixed
squeeze (lts)2.26.3-5+squeeze3fixed
wheezy, wheezy (security)2.26.3-14+deb7u2fixed
jessie, sid2.38.0-7fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
graphvizsource(unstable)2.26.3-16high734745
graphvizsourcesqueeze2.26.3-5+squeeze2highDSA-2843-1
graphvizsourcewheezy2.26.3-14+deb7u1highDSA-2843-1

Notes

https://github.com/ellson/graphviz/commit/7aaddf52cd98589fb0c3ab72a393f8411838438a
additional commit required (new CVE-2014-1235): https://github.com/ellson/graphviz/commit/d266bb2b4154d11c27252b56d86963aef4434750
see: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1049165#c6

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