CVE-2014-9765

NameCVE-2014-9765
DescriptionBuffer overflow in the main_get_appheader function in xdelta3-main.h in xdelta3 before 3.0.9 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted input file.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-417-1, DSA-3484-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs814067

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
xdelta3 (PTS)wheezy, wheezy (security)3.0.0.dfsg-1+deb7u1fixed
jessie (security), jessie3.0.8-dfsg-1+deb8u1fixed
buster, sid, stretch3.0.11-dfsg-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
xdelta3source(unstable)3.0.8-dfsg-1.1medium814067
xdelta3sourcejessie3.0.8-dfsg-1+deb8u1mediumDSA-3484-1
xdelta3sourcesqueeze0y.dfsg-1+deb6u1mediumDLA-417-1
xdelta3sourcewheezy3.0.0.dfsg-1+deb7u1mediumDSA-3484-1

Notes

https://github.com/jmacd/xdelta-devel/commit/ef93ff74203e030073b898c05e8b4860b5d09ef2
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/02/08/1

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