CVE-2017-2924

NameCVE-2017-2924
DescriptionHeap-based buffer overflow in the read_legacy_biff function
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-1098-1, DSA-3976-1
Debian Bugs875691

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
freexl (PTS)wheezy1.0.0b-1+deb7u3vulnerable
wheezy (security)1.0.0b-1+deb7u4fixed
jessie1.0.0g-1+deb8u3vulnerable
jessie (security)1.0.0g-1+deb8u4fixed
stretch (security), stretch1.0.2-2+deb9u1fixed
buster, sid1.0.4-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
freexlsource(unstable)1.0.4-1875691
freexlsourcejessie1.0.0g-1+deb8u4DSA-3976-1
freexlsourcestretch1.0.2-2+deb9u1DSA-3976-1
freexlsourcewheezy1.0.0b-1+deb7u4DLA-1098-1

Notes

https://www.talosintelligence.com/vulnerability_reports/TALOS-2017-0431
https://www.gaia-gis.it/fossil/freexl/ci/40c17539ea56f0d8

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