CVE-2021-42860

NameCVE-2021-42860
Description** DISPUTED ** A stack buffer overflow exists in Mini-XML v3.2. When inputting an unformed XML string to the mxmlLoadString API, it will cause a stack-buffer-overflow in mxml_string_getc:2611. NOTE: it is unclear whether this input is allowed by the API specification.
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)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
mxml (PTS)buster2.12-2undetermined
bullseye3.2-1undetermined
bookworm, sid3.3-1undetermined

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
mxmlsource(unstable)undetermined

Notes

https://github.com/michaelrsweet/mxml/issues/286
check, unclear details from reporter and upstream cannot reproduce on current master

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