CVE-2016-10749

NameCVE-2016-10749
Descriptionparse_string in cJSON.c in cJSON before 2016-10-02 has a buffer over-read, as demonstrated by a string that begins with a " character and ends with a \ character.
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
cjson (PTS)bullseye, sid, buster1.7.10-1.1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
cjsonsource(unstable)(not affected)

Notes

- cjson <not-affected> (Fixed before initial upload to Debian)
https://github.com/DaveGamble/cJSON/issues/30
https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/11/07/2
https://github.com/DaveGamble/cJSON/commit/94df772485c92866ca417d92137747b2e3b0a917

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