Descriptionsysstat before 12.1.6 has memory corruption due to an Integer Overflow in remap_struct() in sa_common.c.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs939914

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
sysstat (PTS)buster12.0.3-2vulnerable
bookworm, sid12.5.6-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
sysstatsourcejessie(not affected)
sysstatsourcestretch(not affected)


[buster] - sysstat <no-dsa> (Minor issue, can be fixed via point release)
[stretch] - sysstat <not-affected> (Vulnerable code introduced later)
[jessie] - sysstat <not-affected> (Vulnerable code introduced later)
Introduced after: (v11.7.1)
Fixed by:

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