Debian LTS Advisory ([SECURITY] [DLA 1133-1] ming security update)

Published: 2018-02-06 23:00:00
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Affected Versions:
ming on Debian Linux

Recommendations:
For Debian 7 'Wheezy', these problems have been fixed in version 1:0.4.4-1.1+deb7u4. We recommend that you upgrade your ming Linux Distribution Packages.

Summary:
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Ming: CVE-2017-11704 Heap-based buffer over-read in the function decompileIF in util/decompile.c in Ming <= 0.4.8, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted file. CVE-2017-11728 Heap-based buffer over-read in the function OpCode (called from decompileSETMEMBER) in util/decompile.c in Ming <= 0.4.8, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted file. CVE-2017-11729 Heap-based buffer over-read in the function OpCode (called from decompileINCR_DECR line 1440) in util/decompile.c in Ming <= 0.4.8, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted file. CVE-2017-11730 Heap-based buffer over-read in the function OpCode (called from decompileINCR_DECR line 1474) in util/decompile.c in Ming <= 0.4.8, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted file. CVE-2017-11731 Invalid memory read in the function OpCode (called from isLogicalOp and decompileIF) in util/decompile.c in Ming <= 0.4.8, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted file. CVE-2017-11734 Heap-based buffer over-read in the function decompileCALLFUNCTION in util/decompile.c in Ming <= 0.4.8, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted file.

Detection Method:
This check tests the installed software version using the apt Linux Distribution Package manager.

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-11704
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-11728
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-11729
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-11730
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-11731
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-11734

References:

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2017/10/msg00020.html

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
4.3
Published
2018-02-06
Modified
2019-03-18
Category
Debian Local Security Checks

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