CVE-2015-8659

NameCVE-2015-8659
DescriptionThe idle stream handling in nghttp2 before 1.6.0 allows attackers to have unspecified impact via unknown vectors, aka a heap-use-after-free bug.
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 (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
nghttp2 (PTS)jessie0.6.4-2fixed
stretch1.18.1-1fixed
buster1.36.0-2fixed
sid1.37.0-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
nghttp2source(unstable)1.6.0-1high
nghttp2sourcejessie(not affected)

Notes

[jessie] - nghttp2 <not-affected> (Vulnerable code introduced later)
https://nghttp2.org/blog/2015/12/23/nghttp2-v1-6-0/
Fixed by: https://github.com/tatsuhiro-t/nghttp2/commit/f8c30d022982d089fb90543c0cd5628b161d065d
Introduced at least after: https://github.com/tatsuhiro-t/nghttp2/commit/b2fb888363c08e98aae0638db62cdf7d164ea1d1

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