CVE-2017-11110

NameCVE-2017-11110
DescriptionThe ole_init function in ole.c in catdoc 0.95 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer underflow and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted file, i.e., data is written to memory addresses before the beginning of the tmpBuf buffer.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-1037-1, DSA-3917-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs867717

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
catdoc (PTS)wheezy (security)0.94.4-1.1+deb7u1fixed
wheezy, jessie0.94.4-1.1vulnerable
jessie (security)0.94.4-1.1+deb8u1fixed
stretch (security), stretch1:0.94.3~git20160113.dbc9ec6+dfsg-1+deb9u1fixed
buster, sid1:0.95-4.1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
catdocsource(unstable)1:0.95-3medium867717
catdocsourcejessie0.94.4-1.1+deb8u1mediumDSA-3917-1
catdocsourcestretch1:0.94.3~git20160113.dbc9ec6+dfsg-1+deb9u1mediumDSA-3917-1
catdocsourcewheezy0.94.4-1.1+deb7u1mediumDLA-1037-1

Notes

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1468471

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