Upstream information

CVE-2011-3170 at MITRE

Description

The gif_read_lzw function in filter/image-gif.c in CUPS 1.4.8 and earlier does not properly handle the first code word in an LZW stream, which allows remote attackers to trigger a heap-based buffer overflow, and possibly execute arbitrary code, via a crafted stream, a different vulnerability than CVE-2011-2896.

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 5.1
Vector AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 601830 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 671735 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 680210 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 680212 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 700987 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 711490 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 715643 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • cups >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-client >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-libs >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-libs-32bit >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-libs-x86 >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
Patchnames:
slessp1-cups
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • cups >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-client >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-libs >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-libs-32bit >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-libs-x86 >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA cups
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • cups >= 1.3.9-8.46.46.1
  • cups-client >= 1.3.9-8.46.46.1
  • cups-libs >= 1.3.9-8.46.46.1
  • cups-libs-32bit >= 1.3.9-8.46.46.1
  • cups-libs-x86 >= 1.3.9-8.46.46.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA cups
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • cups >= 1.3.9-8.46.56.1
  • cups-client >= 1.3.9-8.46.56.1
  • cups-libs >= 1.3.9-8.46.56.1
  • cups-libs-32bit >= 1.3.9-8.46.56.1
  • cups-libs-x86 >= 1.3.9-8.46.56.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA cups
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • cups-devel >= 1.3.9-8.46.56.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA cups-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for x86
  • cups >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-client >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-devel >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-libs >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
sles10-sp4.s390x
sles10-sp4.ia64
sles10-sp4.x86
sled10-sp4.x86-64
sles10-sp4.ppc
sles10-sp4.x86-64
sled10-sp4.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7775
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for IBM zSeries 64bit
  • cups >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-client >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-devel >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-libs >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-libs-32bit >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
sles10-sp4.s390x
sles10-sp4.ia64
sles10-sp4.x86
sled10-sp4.x86-64
sles10-sp4.ppc
sles10-sp4.x86-64
sled10-sp4.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7775
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for IPF
  • cups >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-client >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-devel >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-libs >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-libs-x86 >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
sles10-sp4.s390x
sles10-sp4.ia64
sles10-sp4.x86
sled10-sp4.x86-64
sles10-sp4.ppc
sles10-sp4.x86-64
sled10-sp4.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7775
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for IBM POWER
  • cups >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-client >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-devel >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-libs >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-libs-64bit >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
sles10-sp4.s390x
sles10-sp4.ia64
sles10-sp4.x86
sled10-sp4.x86-64
sles10-sp4.ppc
sles10-sp4.x86-64
sled10-sp4.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7775
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1
  • cups-devel >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
sle11-sp1-sdk.s390x
sled11-sp1.x86-64
sle11-sp1-sdk.ia64
sles11-sp1.x86
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sled11-sp1.x86
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sles11-sp1.s390x
sle11-sp1-sdk.ppc
sles11-sp1.ppc
sles11-sp1.ia64
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86-64
SAT Patch Nr: 5180
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware
  • cups >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-client >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-libs >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
sle11-sp1-sdk.s390x
sled11-sp1.x86-64
sle11-sp1-sdk.ia64
sles11-sp1.x86
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sled11-sp1.x86
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sles11-sp1.s390x
sle11-sp1-sdk.ppc
sles11-sp1.ppc
sles11-sp1.ia64
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86-64
SAT Patch Nr: 5180
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware
  • cups >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-client >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-libs >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-libs-32bit >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
sle11-sp1-sdk.s390x
sled11-sp1.x86-64
sle11-sp1-sdk.ia64
sles11-sp1.x86
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sled11-sp1.x86
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sles11-sp1.s390x
sle11-sp1-sdk.ppc
sles11-sp1.ppc
sles11-sp1.ia64
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86-64
SAT Patch Nr: 5180
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • cups >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-client >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-libs >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-libs-x86 >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
sle11-sp1-sdk.s390x
sled11-sp1.x86-64
sle11-sp1-sdk.ia64
sles11-sp1.x86
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sled11-sp1.x86
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sles11-sp1.s390x
sle11-sp1-sdk.ppc
sles11-sp1.ppc
sles11-sp1.ia64
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86-64
SAT Patch Nr: 5180
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 10 SP3
  • cups >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-client >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-devel >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-libs >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-libs-32bit >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
sles10-sp3.ia64
sles10-sp3.ppc
sles10-sp3.s390x
sles10-sp3.x86
sles10-sp3.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7774
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3
  • cups >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-client >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-devel >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-libs >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
sles10-sp3.ia64
sles10-sp3.ppc
sles10-sp3.s390x
sles10-sp3.x86
sles10-sp3.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7774
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3
  • cups >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-client >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-devel >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-libs >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-libs-x86 >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
sles10-sp3.ia64
sles10-sp3.ppc
sles10-sp3.s390x
sles10-sp3.x86
sles10-sp3.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7774
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3
  • cups >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-client >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-devel >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-libs >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
  • cups-libs-64bit >= 1.1.23-40.62.1
sles10-sp3.ia64
sles10-sp3.ppc
sles10-sp3.s390x
sles10-sp3.x86
sles10-sp3.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7774


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 cups Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 cups Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 cups Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP1 cups Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 cups Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 cups Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS cups Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 cups Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS cups Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 cups Released