CVE-2012-2738
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CVE-2012-2738

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures

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Upstream information

CVE-2012-2738 at MITRE

Description

The VteTerminal in gnome-terminal (vte) before 0.32.2 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (long loop and CPU consumption) via an escape sequence with a large repeat count value.

SUSE information

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.00
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 772761 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE 11.4
  • glade3-catalog-vte >= 0.26.2-5.1
  • libvte9 >= 0.26.2-5.1
  • libvte9-debuginfo >= 0.26.2-5.1
  • python-vte >= 0.26.2-5.1
  • python-vte-debuginfo >= 0.26.2-5.1
  • vte >= 0.26.2-5.1
  • vte-debugsource >= 0.26.2-5.1
  • vte-devel >= 0.26.2-5.1
  • vte-lang >= 0.26.2-5.1
  • vte-tools >= 0.26.2-5.1
  • vte-tools-debuginfo >= 0.26.2-5.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2012-471