Upstream information

CVE-2009-3163 at MITRE

Description

Multiple format string vulnerabilities in lib/silcclient/command.c in Secure Internet Live Conferencing (SILC) Toolkit before 1.1.10, and SILC Client 1.1.8 and earlier, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in a channel name, related to (1) silc_client_command_topic, (2) silc_client_command_kick, (3) silc_client_command_leave, and (4) silc_client_command_users.

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 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 535841 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 GA silc-toolkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 silc-toolkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 silc-toolkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 silc-toolkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 silc-toolkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 GA silc-toolkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP1 silc-toolkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP2 silc-toolkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP3 silc-toolkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 silc-toolkit Released