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Date: Wed, 6 May 2009 11:42:09 -0400 (EDT)
From: "Steven M. Christey" <>
cc: "Steven M. Christey" <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: file security issue

Name: CVE-2009-1515
Status: Candidate
Reference: MISC:
Reference: MISC:
Reference: CONFIRM:
Reference: BID:34745
Reference: URL:
Reference: OSVDB:54100
Reference: URL:
Reference: SECUNIA:34881
Reference: URL:

Heap-based buffer overflow in the cdf_read_sat function in src/cdf.c
in Christos Zoulas file 5.00 allows user-assisted remote attackers to
execute arbitrary code via a crafted compound document file, as
demonstrated by a .msi, .doc, or .mpp file.  NOTE: some of these
details are obtained from third party information.

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