CVE-2017-11696

NameCVE-2017-11696
Descriptionheap-buffer-overflow (write of size 65544) in __hash_open (lib/dbm/src/hash.c:241)
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs873257

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
nss (PTS)wheezy2:3.14.5-1+deb7u5vulnerable
wheezy (security)2:3.26-1+debu7u4vulnerable
jessie (security), jessie2:3.26-1+debu8u2vulnerable
stretch2:3.26.2-1.1vulnerable
buster, sid2:3.32-2vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
nsssource(unstable)(unfixed)unimportant873257

Notes

Issues triggered by crafted DBM databases, which would
require local user access to a machine running NSS and
crafting the local DBM files.
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2017/Aug/17
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1360778

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