Upstream information

CVE-2016-9180 at MITRE

Description

perl-XML-Twig: The option to `expand_external_ents`, documented as controlling external entity expansion in XML::Twig does not work. External entities are always expanded, regardless of the option's setting.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Running

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 6.4 5.8
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Partial Partial
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9.1
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1008644 [NEW]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1
  • perl-XML-Twig >= 3.52-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2020-2172
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2
  • perl-XML-Twig >= 3.52-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP2-2020-2172
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5
  • perl-XML-Twig >= 3.44-5.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2020-2173
openSUSE Leap 15.1
  • perl-XML-Twig >= 3.52-lp151.3.3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2020-1177
openSUSE Leap 15.2
  • perl-XML-Twig >= 3.52-lp152.4.3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2020-1204


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15-SP1 Module for Basesystem perl-XML-Twig Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15-SP2 Module for Basesystem perl-XML-Twig Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 perl-XML-Twig Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 perl-XML-Twig Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 perl-XML-Twig Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS perl-XML-Twig Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 perl-XML-Twig Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 perl-XML-Twig Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 perl-XML-Twig Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 perl-XML-Twig Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 perl-XML-Twig Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 perl-XML-Twig Affected