Upstream information

CVE-2009-2414 at MITRE

Description

Stack consumption vulnerability in libxml2 2.5.10, 2.6.16, 2.6.26, 2.6.27, and 2.6.32, and libxml 1.8.17, allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a large depth of element declarations in a DTD, related to a function recursion, as demonstrated by the Codenomicon XML fuzzing framework.

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 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 528007 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • libxml2 >= 2.7.6-0.1.37
  • libxml2-32bit >= 2.7.6-0.1.37
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.7.6-0.1.37
  • libxml2-x86 >= 2.7.6-0.1.37
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 GA libxml2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • libxml2 >= 2.7.6-0.13.1
  • libxml2-32bit >= 2.7.6-0.13.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.7.6-0.13.1
  • libxml2-x86 >= 2.7.6-0.13.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA libxml2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • libxml2 >= 2.7.6-0.23.1
  • libxml2-32bit >= 2.7.6-0.23.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.7.6-0.23.1
  • libxml2-x86 >= 2.7.6-0.23.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA libxml2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • libxml2 >= 2.7.6-0.31.1
  • libxml2-32bit >= 2.7.6-0.31.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.7.6-0.31.1
  • libxml2-x86 >= 2.7.6-0.31.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA libxml2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • libxml >= 1.8.17-481.19.5
  • libxml-32bit >= 1.8.17-481.19.2
  • libxml-devel >= 1.8.17-481.19.5
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.7.6-0.31.1
  • libxml2-devel-32bit >= 2.7.6-0.31.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA libxml
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA libxml2-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 GA
  • libxml >= 1.8.17-481.19.2
  • libxml-devel >= 1.8.17-481.19.2
sle11-debuginfo.x86-64
sle11-sdk.x86-64
sle11-debuginfo.x86
sle11-sdk.x86
SAT Patch Nr: 1279
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 GA
  • libxml >= 1.8.17-481.19.2
  • libxml-32bit >= 1.8.17-481.19.2
  • libxml-devel >= 1.8.17-481.19.2
sle11-debuginfo.x86-64
sle11-sdk.x86-64
sle11-debuginfo.x86
sle11-sdk.x86
SAT Patch Nr: 1279
openSUSE 11.0
  • libxml2-debuginfo >= 2.6.32-11.10
  • libxml2-debugsource >= 2.6.32-11.10
openSUSE 11.0
  • libxml2 >= 2.6.32-11.10
  • libxml2-32bit >= 2.6.32-11.10
  • libxml2-64bit >= 2.6.32-11.10
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.6.32-11.10
  • libxml2-devel-32bit >= 2.6.32-11.10
  • libxml2-devel-64bit >= 2.6.32-11.10
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.6.32-11.10
openSUSE 11.1
  • libxml2-debuginfo >= 2.7.1-9.8.1
  • libxml2-debuginfo-32bit >= 2.7.1-9.8.1
  • libxml2-debuginfo-64bit >= 2.7.1-9.8.1
  • libxml2-debugsource >= 2.7.1-9.8.1
openSUSE 11.1
  • libxml2 >= 2.7.1-9.8.1
  • libxml2-32bit >= 2.7.1-9.8.1
  • libxml2-64bit >= 2.7.1-9.8.1
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.7.1-9.8.1
  • libxml2-devel-32bit >= 2.7.1-9.8.1
  • libxml2-devel-64bit >= 2.7.1-9.8.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.7.1-9.8.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • libxml >= 1.8.17-387.7
  • libxml-devel >= 1.8.17-387.7
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86-64
sled10-sp2.x86
sle10-sp2-sdk.ppc
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86
sle10-sp2-sdk.s390x
sle10-sp2-sdk.ia64
sled10-sp2.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6482
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • libxml >= 1.8.17-387.7
  • libxml-devel >= 1.8.17-387.7
  • libxml-x86 >= 1.8.17-387.7
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86-64
sled10-sp2.x86
sle10-sp2-sdk.ppc
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86
sle10-sp2-sdk.s390x
sle10-sp2-sdk.ia64
sled10-sp2.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6482
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • libxml >= 1.8.17-387.7
  • libxml-64bit >= 1.8.17-387.7
  • libxml-devel >= 1.8.17-387.7
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86-64
sled10-sp2.x86
sle10-sp2-sdk.ppc
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86
sle10-sp2-sdk.s390x
sle10-sp2-sdk.ia64
sled10-sp2.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6482
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • libxml >= 1.8.17-387.7
  • libxml-32bit >= 1.8.17-387.7
  • libxml-devel >= 1.8.17-387.7
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86-64
sled10-sp2.x86
sle10-sp2-sdk.ppc
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86
sle10-sp2-sdk.s390x
sle10-sp2-sdk.ia64
sled10-sp2.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6482
openSUSE 11.0
  • libxml-debuginfo >= 1.8.17-489.2
  • libxml-debugsource >= 1.8.17-489.2
openSUSE 11.0
  • libxml >= 1.8.17-489.2
  • libxml-32bit >= 1.8.17-489.2
  • libxml-64bit >= 1.8.17-489.2
  • libxml-devel >= 1.8.17-489.2
openSUSE 11.1
  • libxml-debuginfo >= 1.8.17-480.52.2
  • libxml-debuginfo-32bit >= 1.8.17-480.52.2
  • libxml-debuginfo-64bit >= 1.8.17-480.52.2
  • libxml-debugsource >= 1.8.17-480.52.2
openSUSE 11.1
  • libxml >= 1.8.17-480.52.2
  • libxml-32bit >= 1.8.17-480.52.2
  • libxml-64bit >= 1.8.17-480.52.2
  • libxml-devel >= 1.8.17-480.52.2
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Open Enterprise Server
  • libxml >= 1.8.17-366.8
  • libxml-devel >= 1.8.17-366.8
core9.ia64
sles9-nld.x86
core9.ppc
sles9-nlpos.x86
core9.x86-64
core9.s390x
sles9-nld.x86-64
sles9-oes.x86
core9.s390
core9.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 12504
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
  • libxml >= 1.8.17-366.8
  • libxml-32bit >= 9-200909081614
  • libxml-devel >= 1.8.17-366.8
core9.ia64
sles9-nld.x86
core9.ppc
sles9-nlpos.x86
core9.x86-64
core9.s390x
sles9-nld.x86-64
sles9-oes.x86
core9.s390
core9.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 12504


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 libxml Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 GA libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 GA libxml Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 GA libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 GA libxml2 Released