Upstream information

CVE-2011-4620 at MITRE


Buffer overflow in the ulSetError function in util/ulError.cxx in PLIB 1.8.5, as used in TORCS 1.3.1 and other products, allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via vectors involving a long error message, as demonstrated by a crafted acc file for TORCS. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

SUSE information

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9.33
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 738207 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Evergreen 11.4
  • plib >= 1.8.5-70.1
  • plib-debuginfo >= 1.8.5-70.1
  • plib-debugsource >= 1.8.5-70.1
  • plib-devel >= 1.8.5-70.1