DescriptionMCPP 2.7.2 has a heap-based buffer overflow in the do_msg() function in support.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
Debian Bugs933497

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
mcpp (PTS)buster, stretch2.7.2-4vulnerable
bookworm, sid, bullseye2.7.2-5fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[buster] - mcpp <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[stretch] - mcpp <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - mcpp <no-dsa> (Minor issue)

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