Upstream information

CVE-2009-2957 at MITRE

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the tftp_request function in tftp.c in dnsmasq before 2.50, when --enable-tftp is used, might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long filename in a TFTP packet, as demonstrated by a read (aka RRQ) request.

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 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: 533710 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SLES for SAP Applications dnsmasq Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 dnsmasq Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 dnsmasq Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 dnsmasq Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for SAP Enterprise Search dnsmasq Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 dnsmasq Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS dnsmasq Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 dnsmasq Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS dnsmasq Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware dnsmasq Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One 11 SP1 dnsmasq Released