DescriptionInteger overflow in the predospecial function in dospecial.c in dvips in (1) TeX Live and (2) teTeX might allow user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted DVI file that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2010:012, published Tue, 25 May 2010 12:00:00 +0000
- SUSE-SR:2010:013, published Mon, 14 Jun 2010 13:00:00 +0000
- openSUSE-SU-2010:0251-1, published Fri, 14 May 2010 19:08:12 +0200 (CEST)
Status of this issue by product and package
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|Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11||texlive||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11||texlive||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11||texlive||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11||texlive||Released|
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 03:49:19 2013
CVE page last modified: Mon Feb 13 11:28:06 2023