Upstream information

CVE-2012-5656 at MITRE

Description

The rasterization process in Inkscape before 0.48.4 allows local users to read arbitrary files via an external entity in a SVG file, aka an XML external entity (XXE) injection attack.

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:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 794958 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
  • inkscape >= 0.46-62.38.1
  • inkscape-extensions-dia >= 0.46-62.38.1
  • inkscape-extensions-extra >= 0.46-62.38.1
  • inkscape-extensions-fig >= 0.46-62.38.1
  • inkscape-extensions-gimp >= 0.46-62.38.1
  • inkscape-lang >= 0.46-62.38.1
Patchnames:
sledsp2-inkscape
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2
  • inkscape >= 0.46-62.38.1
  • inkscape-extensions-dia >= 0.46-62.38.1
  • inkscape-extensions-extra >= 0.46-62.38.1
  • inkscape-extensions-fig >= 0.46-62.38.1
  • inkscape-extensions-gimp >= 0.46-62.38.1
  • inkscape-lang >= 0.46-62.38.1
Patchnames:
sdksp2-inkscape
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • inkscape >= 0.46-62.43.1
  • inkscape-extensions-dia >= 0.46-62.43.1
  • inkscape-extensions-extra >= 0.46-62.43.1
  • inkscape-extensions-fig >= 0.46-62.43.1
  • inkscape-extensions-gimp >= 0.46-62.43.1
  • inkscape-lang >= 0.46-62.43.1


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
SLED-10-SP4 inkscape Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 inkscape Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2 inkscape Released