Upstream information

CVE-2005-2550 at MITRE

Description

Format string vulnerability in Evolution 1.4 through 2.3.6.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via the calendar entries such as task lists, which are not properly handled when the user selects the Calendars tab.

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 entry: 102569 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • evolution >= 2.2.1-7.4
  • evolution-data-server >= 1.2.1-7.3
  • evolution-data-server-32bit >= 9.3-7.2
  • evolution-data-server-devel >= 1.2.1-7.3
  • evolution-devel >= 2.2.1-7.4
  • evolution-pilot >= 2.2.1-7.4
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
  • evolution >= 2.0.4-0.3
  • evolution-devel >= 2.0.4-0.3
  • evolution-pilot >= 2.0.4-0.3
Builds
YOU Patch Nr: 10483