Upstream information

CVE-2018-0499 at MITRE


A cross-site scripting vulnerability in queryparser/ in Xapian xapian-core before 1.4.6 exists due to incomplete HTML escaping by Xapian::MSet::snippet().

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 6.1 8.8
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction Required Required
Scope Changed Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact Low High
Integrity Impact Low High
Availability Impact None High
CVSSv3 Version 3 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1099925 [IN_PROGRESS]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • libxapian-devel >= 1.4.18-1.6
  • libxapian30 >= 1.4.18-1.6
  • libxapian30-32bit >= 1.4.18-1.6
  • xapian-core >= 1.4.18-1.6
  • xapian-core-doc >= 1.4.18-1.6
  • xapian-core-examples >= 1.4.18-1.6
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA libxapian-devel-1.4.18-1.6

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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 Bootstrap Kit 12 xapian-core Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4 xapian-core Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5 xapian-core Not affected