Upstream information

CVE-2007-5937 at MITRE

Description

Multiple buffer overflows in dvi2xx.c in dviljk in teTeX and TeXlive 2007 and earlier might allow user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted DVI input file.

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 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 340472 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • te_ams >= 3.0-37.7
  • te_cont >= 3.0-37.7
  • te_dvilj >= 3.0-37.7
  • te_eplai >= 3.0-37.7
  • te_kpath >= 3.0-37.7
  • te_latex >= 3.0-37.7
  • te_mpost >= 3.0-37.7
  • te_nfs >= 3.0-37.7
  • te_omega >= 3.0-37.7
  • te_ptex >= 3.0-37.7
  • te_web >= 3.0-37.7
  • tetex >= 3.0-37.7
Novell Linux Desktop 9 SDK for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 SDK for x86_64
SLES SDK 9 for IBM S/390 and IBM zSeries
SLES SDK 9 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SLES SDK 9 for IBM zSeries
SLES SDK 9 for IPF
SLES SDK 9 for X86-64
SLES SDK 9 for x86
  • te_ams >= 2.0.2-195.20
  • te_cont >= 2.0.2-195.20
  • te_dvilj >= 2.0.2-195.20
  • te_eplai >= 2.0.2-195.20
  • te_etex >= 2.0.2-195.20
  • te_kpath >= 2.0.2-195.20
  • te_latex >= 2.0.2-195.20
  • te_mpost >= 2.0.2-195.20
  • te_omega >= 2.0.2-195.20
  • te_pdf >= 2.0.2-195.20
  • te_ptex >= 2.0.2-195.20
  • te_web >= 2.0.2-195.20
  • tetex >= 2.0.2-195.20
core9.s390
sles9-nld.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 4818