CVE-2016-9801

NameCVE-2016-9801
DescriptionIn BlueZ 5.42, a buffer overflow was observed in "set_ext_ctrl" function in "tools/parser/l2cap.c" source file when processing corrupted dump file.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs847837

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
bluez (PTS)bullseye (security), bullseye5.55-3.1+deb11u1vulnerable
bookworm5.66-1+deb12u2vulnerable
bookworm (security)5.66-1+deb12u1vulnerable
trixie5.71-1vulnerable
sid5.73-1vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
bluezsource(unstable)(unfixed)unimportant847837

Notes

https://www.spinics.net/lists/linux-bluetooth/msg68892.html
Crash in CLI tools, no security impact

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