DescriptionGNOME OCRFeeder before 0.8.4 allows OS command injection via shell metacharacters in a PDF or image filename.
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 Bugs1008320

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
ocrfeeder (PTS)buster0.8.1-4vulnerable
bookworm, sid, bullseye0.8.3-3vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[bullseye] - ocrfeeder <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[buster] - ocrfeeder <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[stretch] - ocrfeeder <no-dsa> (Minor issue) (0.8.5) (0.8.5)

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