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CVE-2010-3844

Published: 12 November 2019

An unchecked sscanf() call in ettercap before 0.7.5 allows an insecure temporary settings file to overflow a static-sized buffer on the stack.

Priority

Low

CVSS 3 base score: 8.8

Status

Package Release Status
ettercap
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (1:0.7.4-1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable
(1:0.8.0-11ubuntu0.3)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Not vulnerable
(1:0.8.0-11ubuntu0.3)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was not-affected [1:0.8.0-11ubuntu0.3])

Notes

AuthorNote
sbeattie
only an issue when in conjunction with CVE-2010-3843
based on that MITRE may have ignored the issue

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