Upstream information

CVE-2018-17141 at MITRE


HylaFAX 6.0.6 and HylaFAX+ 5.6.0 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a dial-in session that provides a FAX page with the JPEG bit enabled, which is mishandled in FaxModem::writeECMData() in the faxd/CopyQuality.c++ file.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 9.8 9
Attack Vector Network Network
Attack Complexity Low High
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction None None
Scope Unchanged Changed
Confidentiality Impact High High
Integrity Impact High High
Availability Impact High High
CVSSv3 Version 3 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1109084 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Package Hub 15
  • hylafax+ >= 5.6.1-bp150.4.3.1
  • hylafax+-client >= 5.6.1-bp150.4.3.1
  • libfaxutil5_6_1 >= 5.6.1-bp150.4.3.1
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • hylafax+ >= 5.6.1-lp150.5.6.1
  • hylafax+-client >= 5.6.1-lp150.5.6.1
  • libfaxutil5_6_1 >= 5.6.1-lp150.5.6.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • hylafax+ >= 7.0.3-5.1
  • hylafax+-client >= 7.0.3-5.1
  • libfaxutil7_0_3 >= 7.0.3-5.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA hylafax+-7.0.3-5.1

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Thu Sep 20 08:56:49 2018
CVE page last modified: Fri Dec 8 17:18:32 2023