Upstream information

CVE-2007-2833 at MITRE

Description

Emacs 21 allows user-assisted attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via certain crafted images, as demonstrated via a GIF image in vm mode, related to image size calculation.

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 7.8
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 305769 [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
  • emacs >= 21.2-273
  • emacs-info >= 21.2-273
  • emacs-x11 >= 21.2-273
ul1.s390
slrs8.x86
sles10.x86
sles10.s390x
core9.s390
core9.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 4190
Open Enterprise Server
  • emacs >= 21.3-185.9
  • emacs-el >= 21.3-185.9
  • emacs-info >= 21.3-185.9
  • emacs-nox >= 21.3-185.9
  • emacs-x11 >= 21.3-185.9
ul1.s390
slrs8.x86
sles10.x86
sles10.s390x
core9.s390
core9.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 4190
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • emacs >= 21.3-206.3
  • emacs-el >= 21.3-206.3
  • emacs-info >= 21.3-206.3
  • emacs-nox >= 21.3-206.3
  • emacs-x11 >= 21.3-206.3
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • emacs >= 21.3-224.7
  • emacs-el >= 21.3-224.7
  • emacs-info >= 21.3-224.7
  • emacs-nox >= 21.3-224.7
  • emacs-x11 >= 21.3-224.7