Descriptiondo_bid_note in readelf.c in libmagic.a in file 5.35 has a stack-based buffer over-read, related to file_printf and file_vprintf.
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 Bugs922967

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
file (PTS)stretch, stretch (security)1:5.30-1+deb9u3fixed
buster, buster (security)1:5.35-4+deb10u1fixed
bullseye, sid1:5.38-5fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
filesourcejessie(not affected)
filesourcestretch(not affected)


[stretch] - file <not-affected> (vulnerable code introduced later)
[jessie] - file <not-affected> (vulnerable code introduced later)
Introduced by: (FILE5_34)
Fixed by: (FILE5_36)

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