Upstream information

CVE-2009-3627 at MITRE

Description

The decode_entities function in util.c in HTML-Parser before 3.63 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via an incomplete SGML numeric character reference, which triggers generation of an invalid UTF-8 character.

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 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 entries: 550076 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 585716 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • perl-HTML-Parser >= 3.71-1.178
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3
  • perl-HTML-Parser >= 3.72-1.26
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • perl-HTML-Parser >= 3.56-1.18.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11
  • perl-HTML-Parser >= 3.56-1.18.1
Patchnames:
slessp0-perl-HTML-Parser
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • perl-HTML-Parser >= 3.71-1.145
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • perl-HTML-Parser >= 3.72-lp150.1.8
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA perl-HTML-Parser-3.72-lp150.1.8
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • perl-HTML-Parser >= 3.72-1.7
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA perl-HTML-Parser-3.72-1.7


First public cloud image revisions this CVE is fixed in:


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
SLED-10-SP3 perl-HTML-Parser Released
SLED-10-SP4 perl-HTML-Parser Released
SLES for SAP Applications perl-HTML-Parser Released
SLES-10-SP3 perl-HTML-Parser Released
SLES-10-SP4 perl-HTML-Parser Released
SLES_LTSS-10-SP4 perl-HTML-Parser Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 perl-HTML-Parser Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 perl-HTML-Parser Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 perl-HTML-Parser Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 perl-HTML-Parser Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 perl-HTML-Parser Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for SAP Enterprise Search perl-HTML-Parser Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 perl-HTML-Parser Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS perl-HTML-Parser Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 perl-HTML-Parser Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS perl-HTML-Parser Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware perl-HTML-Parser Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 perl-HTML-Parser Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS perl-HTML-Parser Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware perl-HTML-Parser Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 perl-HTML-Parser Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS perl-HTML-Parser Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One 11 SP1 perl-HTML-Parser Released