Upstream information

CVE-2006-1168 at MITRE

Description

The decompress function in compress42.c in (1) ncompress 4.2.4 and (2) liblzw allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash), and possibly execute arbitrary code, via crafted data that leads to a buffer underflow.

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 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: 194787 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 709851 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 711490 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 711491 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
Open Enterprise Server
  • ncompress >= 4.2.4-1.5
core9.x86-64
core9.x86
core9.ia64
core9.ppc
sles10.x86
sles10.s390x
core9.s390
ZYPP Patch Nr: 1911
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • ncompress >= 4.2.4.4-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA ncompress


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 Desktop 10 SP3 cups Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP3 gimp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 cups Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 gimp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 cups Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 gimp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP1 cups Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP1 gimp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP1 xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP2 xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP3 xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 cups Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 cups Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS cups Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 cups Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS cups Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 cups Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP2 xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3 xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP ES 11 SP1 xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2 xorg-x11-libs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 xorg-x11-libs Released