CVE-2016-9956

NameCVE-2016-9956
DescriptionThe route manager in FlightGear before 2016.4.4 allows remote attackers to write to arbitrary files via a crafted Nasal script.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-3742-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs848114

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
flightgear (PTS)jessie3.0.0-5+deb8u2fixed
jessie (security)3.0.0-5+deb8u1fixed
stretch1:2016.4.4+dfsg-3fixed
buster1:2017.2.1+dfsg-4fixed
sid1:2017.3.1+dfsg-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
flightgearsource(unstable)1:2016.4.3+dfsg-1medium848114
flightgearsourcejessie3.0.0-5+deb8u1mediumDSA-3742-1

Notes

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/12/14/11

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