CVE-2014-9376

NameCVE-2014-9376
DescriptionInteger underflow in Ettercap 0.8.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a small (1) size variable value in the dissector_dhcp function in dissectors/ec_dhcp.c, (2) length value to the dissector_gg function in dissectors/ec_gg.c, or (3) string length to the get_decode_len function in ec_utils.c or a request without a (4) username or (5) password to the dissector_TN3270 function in dissectors/ec_TN3270.c.
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NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs773416

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
ettercap (PTS)jessie (security), jessie1:0.8.1-3+deb8u1fixed
stretch1:0.8.2-6fixed
buster, sid1:0.8.2-10fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
ettercapsource(unstable)1:0.8.1-3high773416
ettercapsourcesqueeze(not affected)

Notes

[squeeze] - ettercap <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present according to upstream author in https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=773416#20)

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