CVE-2016-9584

NameCVE-2016-9584
Descriptionlibical allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (use-after-free) and possibly read heap memory via a crafted ics file.
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)
ReferencesDLA-959-1
NVD severitymedium
Debian Bugs852034

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libical (PTS)jessie1.0-1.3vulnerable
stretch2.0.0-0.5vulnerable
libical3 (PTS)buster3.0.4-3fixed
bullseye, sid3.0.7-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
libicalsource(unstable)(unfixed)852034
libicalsourcewheezy0.48-2+deb7u1DLA-959-1
libical3source(unstable)3.0.1-1

Notes

[stretch] - libical <ignored> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - libical <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/12/15/5
Upstream ticket: https://github.com/libical/libical/issues/253

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