Upstream information

CVE-2005-1260 at MITRE

Description

bzip2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (hard drive consumption) via a crafted bzip2 file that causes an infinite loop (a.k.a "decompression bomb").

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 82635 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • bzip2 >= 1.0.2-356
core9.ia64
core9.x86-64
sles9-oes.x86
slox4,2.x86
core9.ppc
core9.s390
YOU Patch Nr: 10057
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Open Enterprise Server
  • bzip2 >= 1.0.2-346.6
core9.ia64
core9.x86-64
sles9-oes.x86
slox4,2.x86
core9.ppc
core9.s390
YOU Patch Nr: 10057
SuSE Linux 8.2 for IA32
SuSE Linux 9.0 for IA32
  • bzip2 >= 1.0.2-356
SuSE Linux 9.0 for AMD64
  • bzip2 >= 1.0.2-356
  • bzip2-32bit >= 9.0-4
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for IA32
  • bzip2 >= 1.0.2-346.6
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for x86-64
  • bzip2 >= 1.0.2-346.6
  • bzip2-32bit >= 9.1-200506051528
SUSE LINUX 9.2
  • bzip2 >= 1.0.2-347.3
  • bzip2-32bit >= 9.2-200506050300
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • bzip2 >= 1.0.2-348.3
  • bzip2-32bit >= 9.3-7.1