Upstream information

CVE-2005-2491 at MITRE

Description

Integer overflow in pcre_compile.c in Perl Compatible Regular Expressions (PCRE) before 6.2, as used in multiple products such as Python, Ethereal, and PHP, allows attackers to execute arbitrary code via quantifier values in regular expressions, which leads to a heap-based buffer overflow.

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 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
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 106209, 112651, 115570, 118279, 325921 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
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
  • mod_php4 >= 4.2.2-491
  • mod_php4-core >= 4.2.2-491
  • mod_php4-devel >= 4.2.2-491
  • mod_php4-servlet >= 4.2.2-491
Builds
YOU Patch Nr: 10452
SuSE Linux 9.0 for IA32
  • pcre >= 4.4-112
  • pcre-devel >= 4.4-112
SuSE Linux 9.0 for AMD64
  • pcre >= 4.4-112
  • pcre-32bit >= 9.0-5
  • pcre-devel >= 4.4-112
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for IA32
  • pcre >= 4.4-109.4
  • pcre-devel >= 4.4-109.4
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for x86-64
  • pcre >= 4.4-109.4
  • pcre-32bit >= 9.1-200508261306
  • pcre-devel >= 4.4-109.4
SUSE LINUX 9.2
  • pcre >= 4.5-2.2
  • pcre-32bit >= 9.2-200508260320
  • pcre-devel >= 4.5-2.2
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • pcre >= 5.0-3.2
  • pcre-32bit >= 9.3-7.1
  • pcre-devel >= 5.0-3.2
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
  • pcre >= 3.9-267
ul1.ia64
ul1.x86-64
slox4,2.x86
ul1.s390
ul1.ppc
YOU Patch Nr: 10447
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • apache2-mod_php5 >= 5.0.3-14.9
  • php5 >= 5.0.3-14.9
  • php5-devel >= 5.0.3-14.9
  • php5-exif >= 5.0.3-14.9
  • php5-fastcgi >= 5.0.3-14.9
  • php5-pear >= 5.0.3-14.9
  • php5-sysvmsg >= 5.0.3-14.9
  • php5-sysvshm >= 5.0.3-14.9
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • apache2-mod_php4 >= 4.3.10-14.11
  • mod_php4-servlet >= 4.3.10-14.11
  • php4 >= 4.3.10-14.11
  • php4-32bit >= 9.3-7.5
  • php4-devel >= 4.3.10-14.11
  • php4-exif >= 4.3.10-14.11
  • php4-fastcgi >= 4.3.10-14.11
  • php4-pear >= 4.3.10-14.11
  • php4-session >= 4.3.10-14.11
  • php4-sysvshm >= 4.3.10-14.11
Open Enterprise Server
  • apache-mod_php4 >= 4.3.4-43.41
  • apache2-mod_php4 >= 4.3.4-43.41
  • mod_php4-core >= 4.3.4-43.41
  • mod_php4-servlet >= 4.3.4-43.41
  • php4 >= 4.3.4-43.41
  • php4-devel >= 4.3.4-43.41
  • php4-exif >= 4.3.4-43.41
  • php4-fastcgi >= 4.3.4-43.41
  • php4-imap >= 4.3.4-43.41
  • php4-mysql >= 4.3.4-43.41
  • php4-pear >= 4.3.4-43.41
  • php4-servlet >= 4.3.4-43.41
  • php4-session >= 4.3.4-43.41
  • php4-sysvshm >= 4.3.4-43.41
Builds
YOU Patch Nr: 10454
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for IA32
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for x86-64
  • apache2 >= 2.0.49-27.34
  • apache2-devel >= 2.0.49-27.34
  • apache2-prefork >= 2.0.49-27.34
  • apache2-worker >= 2.0.49-27.34
  • libapr0 >= 2.0.49-27.34
SUSE LINUX 9.2
  • apache2 >= 2.0.50-7.7
  • apache2-devel >= 2.0.50-7.7
  • apache2-prefork >= 2.0.50-7.7
  • apache2-worker >= 2.0.50-7.7
  • libapr0 >= 2.0.50-7.7
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • apache2 >= 2.0.53-9.5
  • apache2-devel >= 2.0.53-9.5
  • apache2-prefork >= 2.0.53-9.5
  • apache2-worker >= 2.0.53-9.5
  • libapr0 >= 2.0.53-9.5
Open Enterprise Server
  • apache-mod_php4 >= 4.3.4-43.44
  • apache2-mod_php4 >= 4.3.4-43.44
  • mod_php4-core >= 4.3.4-43.44
  • mod_php4-servlet >= 4.3.4-43.44
  • php4 >= 4.3.4-43.44
  • php4-devel >= 4.3.4-43.44
  • php4-exif >= 4.3.4-43.44
  • php4-fastcgi >= 4.3.4-43.44
  • php4-imap >= 4.3.4-43.44
  • php4-mysql >= 4.3.4-43.44
  • php4-pear >= 4.3.4-43.44
  • php4-servlet >= 4.3.4-43.44
  • php4-session >= 4.3.4-43.44
  • php4-sysvshm >= 4.3.4-43.44
sles9-nlpos.x86
suse91.x86-64
suse91.ppc
suse91.s390
YOU Patch Nr: 10473
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • apache2-mod_php5 >= 5.0.3-14.11
  • php5 >= 5.0.3-14.11
  • php5-devel >= 5.0.3-14.11
  • php5-exif >= 5.0.3-14.11
  • php5-fastcgi >= 5.0.3-14.11
  • php5-pear >= 5.0.3-14.11
  • php5-sysvmsg >= 5.0.3-14.11
  • php5-sysvshm >= 5.0.3-14.11
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Open Enterprise Server
  • python >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-curses >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-demo >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-devel >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-doc >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-doc-pdf >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-gdbm >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-idle >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-mpz >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-tk >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-xml >= 2.3.3-88.18
Builds
YOU Patch Nr: 12013
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
  • python >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-32bit >= 9-200712110030
  • python-curses >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-demo >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-devel >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-doc >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-doc-pdf >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-gdbm >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-idle >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-mpz >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-tk >= 2.3.3-88.18
  • python-xml >= 2.3.3-88.18
Builds
YOU Patch Nr: 12013
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
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
  • mod_php4 >= 4.2.2-493
  • mod_php4-core >= 4.2.2-493
  • mod_php4-devel >= 4.2.2-493
  • mod_php4-servlet >= 4.2.2-493
ul1.ia64
ul1.ppc
slox4,2.x86
ul1.x86-64
ul1.s390
YOU Patch Nr: 10472
SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
  • python >= 2.2.1-198
slrs8.x86
ul1.s390
YOU Patch Nr: 12012
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
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
  • python >= 2.2.1-198
  • python-devel >= 2.2.1-198
  • python-nothreads >= 2.2.1-198
  • python-tk >= 2.2.1-198
slrs8.x86
ul1.s390
YOU Patch Nr: 12012
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • apache2-mod_php4 >= 4.3.10-14.9
  • mod_php4-servlet >= 4.3.10-14.9
  • php4 >= 4.3.10-14.9
  • php4-32bit >= 9.3-7.4
  • php4-devel >= 4.3.10-14.9
  • php4-exif >= 4.3.10-14.9
  • php4-fastcgi >= 4.3.10-14.9
  • php4-pear >= 4.3.10-14.9
  • php4-session >= 4.3.10-14.9
  • php4-sysvshm >= 4.3.10-14.9
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Open Enterprise Server
  • pcre >= 4.4-109.4
  • pcre-devel >= 4.4-109.4
suse91.ia64
sles9-oes.x86
suse91.x86-64
suse91.ppc
suse91.s390
YOU Patch Nr: 10450
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
  • libapr0 >= 2.0.49-27.34
sles9-nlpos.x86
suse91.x86-64
suse91.ppc
suse91.s390
suse91.ia64
YOU Patch Nr: 10476
Open Enterprise Server
  • apache2 >= 2.0.49-27.34
  • apache2-devel >= 2.0.49-27.34
  • apache2-prefork >= 2.0.49-27.34
  • apache2-worker >= 2.0.49-27.34
  • libapr0 >= 2.0.49-27.34
sles9-nlpos.x86
suse91.x86-64
suse91.ppc
suse91.s390
suse91.ia64
YOU Patch Nr: 10476