DescriptionIn ytnef 1.9.2, the TNEFFillMapi function in lib/ytnef.c allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a crafted file.
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 Bugs870197

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libytnef (PTS)wheezy1.5-4vulnerable
wheezy (security)1.5-4+deb7u1vulnerable
jessie (security), jessie1.5-6+deb8u1vulnerable
buster, sid, stretch1.9.2-2vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[stretch] - libytnef <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - libytnef <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[wheezy] - libytnef <no-dsa> (Minor issue)

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