CVE-2012-5854

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Upstream information

CVE-2012-5854 at MITRE

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in WeeChat 0.3.6 through 0.3.9 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash or hang) and possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted IRC colors that are not properly decoded.
CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.48
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

SUSE information

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 789146 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Evergreen 11.4
  • weechat >= 0.3.3-7.1
  • weechat-aspell >= 0.3.3-7.1
  • weechat-aspell-debuginfo >= 0.3.3-7.1
  • weechat-debuginfo >= 0.3.3-7.1
  • weechat-debugsource >= 0.3.3-7.1
  • weechat-devel >= 0.3.3-7.1
  • weechat-lang >= 0.3.3-7.1
  • weechat-lua >= 0.3.3-7.1
  • weechat-lua-debuginfo >= 0.3.3-7.1
  • weechat-perl >= 0.3.3-7.1
  • weechat-perl-debuginfo >= 0.3.3-7.1
  • weechat-python >= 0.3.3-7.1
  • weechat-python-debuginfo >= 0.3.3-7.1
  • weechat-ruby >= 0.3.3-7.1
  • weechat-ruby-debuginfo >= 0.3.3-7.1
  • weechat-tcl >= 0.3.3-7.1
  • weechat-tcl-debuginfo >= 0.3.3-7.1
Patchnames:
2012-9