CVE-2017-8366

Metadata

high
7.5
ettercap
CVE-2017-8366
cve.mitre.org, github.com, blogs.gentoo.org, bugs.debian.org
2017-04-30
2017-06-16 19:23
CVE-2017-8366 ettercap
2017-06-12 21:28
2017-05-10 23:55
2017-05-01 19:03

Description

The strescape function in ec_strings.c in Ettercap 0.8.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted filter that is mishandled by etterfilter.

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
trusty ettercap 1:0.8.0-11ubuntu0.3
upstream ettercap None
xenial ettercap 1:0.8.2-2ubuntu1.16.04.1
yakkety ettercap 1:0.8.2-2ubuntu1.16.10.1
zesty ettercap 1:0.8.2-4ubuntu1.17.04.1

Unaffected

Release Package Reason
precise ettercap ignored
precise/esm ettercap DNE
vivid/stable-phone-overlay ettercap DNE
vivid/ubuntu-core ettercap DNE
devel ettercap not-affected