Descriptionlibnsbmp.c in Libnsbmp 0.1.2 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a crafted color table to the (1) bmp_decode_rgb or (2) bmp_decode_rle function.
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Debian Bugs810491

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
netsurf (PTS)bookworm, bullseye3.10-1fixed
sid, trixie3.11-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[squeeze] - libnsbmp <no-dsa> (Library not used anywhere in Debian)
[jessie] - netsurf <no-dsa> (netsurf already relies only entirely unsupported mozjs)
[wheezy] - netsurf <no-dsa> (netsurf already relies only entirely unsupported mozjs)

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