CVE-2016-2196

NameCVE-2016-2196
DescriptionHeap-based buffer overflow in the P-521 reduction function in Botan 1.11.x before 1.11.27 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory overwrite and crash) or execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors.
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

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
botan1.10 (PTS)stretch1.10.16-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
botan1.10source(unstable)(not affected)

Notes

- botan1.10 <not-affected> (Introduced in 1.11.10)
Introduced in 1.11.10, fixed in 1.11.27
http://botan.randombit.net/security.html

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