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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-4014

Original release date: 02/02/2010
Last revised: 02/03/2010


Multiple format string vulnerabilities in Lintian 1.23.x through 1.23.28, 1.24.x through, and 2.x before 2.3.2 allow remote attackers to have an unspecified impact via vectors involving (1) check scripts and (2) the Lintian::Schedule module.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low

**NOTE: Access Complexity scored Low due to insufficient information

Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1979
Type: Advisory
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-891-1
External Source: MLIST
Name: [debian-changes] 20100128 Accepted lintian (source all)
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://packages.debian.org/changelogs/pool/main/l/lintian/lintian_2.3.2/changelog
External Source: BID
Name: 37975
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://git.debian.org/?p=lintian/lintian.git;a=commit;h=fbe0c92b2ef7e360d13414bf40d6af5507d0c86d
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://git.debian.org/?p=lintian/lintian.git;a=commit;h=c8d01f062b3e5137cf65196760b079a855c75e00

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.0
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.1
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.2
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.3
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.4
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.5
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.6
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.7
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.8
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.9
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.10
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.11
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.12
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.13
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.14
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.15
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.16
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.17
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.18
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.19
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.20
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.22
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.23
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.24
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.25
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.26
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.27
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.28
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.24.0
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.0-rc1
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.0-rc2
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.1.0
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.1.1
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.1.2
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.1.3
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.1.4
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.1.5
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.1.6
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.0
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.1
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.2
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.3
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.4
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.5
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.6
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.7
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.8
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.9
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.10
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.11
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.12
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.13
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.14
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.15
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.16
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.18
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.3.0
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.3.1
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.24.2
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.24.1
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:

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  • Format String Vulnerability (CWE-134)