|Description||The remote management interface of cgminer 4.10.0 and bfgminer 5.5.0 allows an authenticated remote attacker to execute arbitrary code due to a stack-based buffer overflow in the addpool, failover-only, poolquota, and save command handlers.|
|Source||CVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)|
|Debian Bugs||900929, 900930|
Vulnerable and fixed packages
The table below lists information on source packages.
|cgminer (PTS)||stretch, sid||4.9.2-1||vulnerable|
The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.
[stretch] - cgminer <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - cgminer <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - bfgminer <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
Mitigated by toolchain hardening to plain crash