DescriptionBuffer Overflow vulnerability in the nomath() function in Mathtex v.1.05 and before allows a remote attacker to cause a denial of service via a crafted string in the application URL.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs1061520

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
mathtex (PTS)bullseye1.03-1vulnerable
sid, trixie1.03-3vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[bookworm] - mathtex <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[bullseye] - mathtex <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[buster] - mathtex <postponed> (Minor issue)

Search for package or bug name: Reporting problems