Upstream information

CVE-2011-5320 at MITRE

Description

scanf and related functions in glibc before 2.15 allow local users to cause a denial of service (segmentation fault) via a large string of 0s.

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 2.1
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 916222 [RESOLVED], 922243 [RESOLVED]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP1 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP2 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP3 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 GA glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP2 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP ES 11 SP1 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 glibc Released