Upstream information

CVE-2007-1536 at MITRE

Description

Integer underflow in the file_printf function in the "file" program before 4.20 allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via a file that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

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 9.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 256290 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • file >= 4.24-43.17
  • file-32bit >= 4.24-43.17
  • file-x86 >= 4.24-43.17
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 GA file-32bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • file >= 4.24-43.19.1
  • file-32bit >= 4.24-43.19.1
  • file-x86 >= 4.24-43.19.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA file-32bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • file >= 4.24-43.23.1
  • file-32bit >= 4.24-43.23.1
  • file-x86 >= 4.24-43.23.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA file-32bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • file >= 4.24-43.27.1
  • file-32bit >= 4.24-43.27.1
  • file-x86 >= 4.24-43.27.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA file-32bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • file-devel >= 4.24-43.27.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA file-devel
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Open Enterprise Server
  • file >= 4.09-3.5
sles9-oes.x86
sles10.x86
core9.s390
sles10.s390x
ZYPP Patch Nr: 3034
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
  • file >= 4.09-3.5
  • file-32bit >= 9-200703261521
sles9-oes.x86
sles10.x86
core9.s390
sles10.s390x
ZYPP Patch Nr: 3034
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • file >= 4.14-3.3
  • file-32bit >= 4.14-3.3
  • file-64bit >= 4.14-3.3
  • file-devel >= 4.14-3.3
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • file >= 4.16-15.9
  • file-32bit >= 4.16-15.9
  • file-64bit >= 4.16-15.9
  • file-devel >= 4.16-15.9
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • file >= 4.13-5.3
  • file-32bit >= 9.3-0.1