CVE-2017-9433

NameCVE-2017-9433
DescriptionDocument Liberation Project libmwaw before 2017-04-08 has an out-of-bounds write caused by a heap-based buffer overflow related to the MsWrd1Parser::readFootnoteCorrespondance function in lib/MsWrd1Parser.cxx.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-3875-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs864366

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libmwaw (PTS)jessie (security), jessie0.3.1-2+deb8u1fixed
stretch0.3.9-2fixed
buster, sid0.3.12-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
libmwawsource(unstable)0.3.9-2high864366
libmwawsourcejessie0.3.1-2+deb8u1highDSA-3875-1

Notes

https://sourceforge.net/p/libmwaw/libmwaw/ci/68b3b74569881248bfb6cbb4266177cc253b292f/

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