Upstream information

CVE-2017-14441 at MITRE


An exploitable code execution vulnerability exists in the ICO image rendering functionality of SDL2_image-2.0.2. A specially crafted ICO image can cause an integer overflow, cascading to a heap overflow resulting in code execution. An attacker can display a specially crafted image to trigger this vulnerability.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 8.8 6.3
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction Required Required
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High Low
Integrity Impact High Low
Availability Impact High Low
CVSSv3 Version 3 3
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1084256 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 1084282 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • SDL2 >= 2.0.8-18.1
  • SDL2-debugsource >= 2.0.8-18.1
  • SDL2_image >= 2.0.3-13.10.1
  • SDL2_image-debugsource >= 2.0.3-13.10.1
  • libSDL2-2_0-0 >= 2.0.8-18.1
  • libSDL2-2_0-0-32bit >= 2.0.8-18.1
  • libSDL2-2_0-0-debuginfo >= 2.0.8-18.1
  • libSDL2-2_0-0-debuginfo-32bit >= 2.0.8-18.1
  • libSDL2-devel >= 2.0.8-18.1
  • libSDL2-devel-32bit >= 2.0.8-18.1
  • libSDL2_image-2_0-0 >= 2.0.3-13.10.1
  • libSDL2_image-2_0-0-32bit >= 2.0.3-13.10.1
  • libSDL2_image-2_0-0-debuginfo >= 2.0.3-13.10.1
  • libSDL2_image-2_0-0-debuginfo-32bit >= 2.0.3-13.10.1
  • libSDL2_image-devel >= 2.0.3-13.10.1
  • libSDL2_image-devel-32bit >= 2.0.3-13.10.1

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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 Software Development Kit 11 SP4 SDL_image Not affected