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Off-by-one error in the extracthalf function in dpkg-deb/extract.c in the dpkg-deb component in Debian dpkg 1.16.x before 1.16.17 and 1.17.x before 1.17.26 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via the archive magic version number in an old-style Debian binary package, which triggers a stack-based buffer overflow.

Priority: High
CVSS v3: 0.0
Publish Date: Dec 3, 2015
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: 7.5
Modified Date: Dec 4, 2015

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Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --



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