CVE-2017-16808

NameCVE-2017-16808
Descriptiontcpdump 4.9.2 has a heap-based buffer over-read related to aoe_print in print-aoe.c and lookup_emem in addrtoname.c.
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)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs881862

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
tcpdump (PTS)jessie (security), jessie4.9.2-1~deb8u1vulnerable
stretch (security), stretch4.9.2-1~deb9u1vulnerable
buster, sid4.9.2-3vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
tcpdumpsource(unstable)(unfixed)low881862

Notes

[stretch] - tcpdump <postponed> (Can be fixed along in a future update)
[jessie] - tcpdump <postponed> (Can be fixed along in a future update)
[wheezy] - tcpdump <postponed> (Can be fixed along in a future update)
https://github.com/the-tcpdump-group/tcpdump/issues/645

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