Upstream information

CVE-2013-1969 at MITRE

Description

Multiple use-after-free vulnerabilities in libxml2 2.9.0 and possibly other versions might allow context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors related to the (1) htmlParseChunk and (2) xmldecl_done functions, as demonstrated by a buffer overflow in the xmlBufGetInputBase function.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
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

Note from the SUSE Security Team

This security issue only affects libxml 2.9.0 or newer, so libxml2 versions on SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 (2.7.6) or older products are not affected.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 815665 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.1-10.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.1-10.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.1-10.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.4-27.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.4-27.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.4-27.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.4-45.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.4-45.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.4-45.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.4-46.15.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.4-46.15.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.4-46.15.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.1-6.2
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.1-6.2
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.1-6.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.4-46.20.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.4-46.20.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.9.4-46.20.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.4-46.20.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.7-3.6.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.7-3.6.1
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.9.7-3.6.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.7-3.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.7-1.30
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.7-1.30
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.9.7-1.30
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.7-1.30
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.1-10.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.1-10.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.9.1-10.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.1-10.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.4-27.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.4-27.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.9.4-27.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.4-27.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.4-45.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.4-45.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.9.4-45.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.4-45.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.4-46.15.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.4-46.15.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.9.4-46.15.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.4-46.15.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.1-6.2
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.1-6.2
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.9.1-6.2
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.1-6.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.4-27.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.9.4-27.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.4-27.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.9.1-10.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.9.4-27.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.9.4-45.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.9.4-46.15.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.9.4-46.20.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.9.1-6.2
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.7-lp150.1.7
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.7-lp150.1.7
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.7-lp150.1.7
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA libxml2-2-2.9.7-lp150.1.7
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.4-1.22
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.4-1.22
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.9.4-1.22
  • libxml2-devel-32bit >= 2.9.4-1.22
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.9.4-1.22
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.4-1.22
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA libxml2-2-2.9.4-1.22


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
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 ESPOS libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 LTSS libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.0 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.1 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service 11 SP3 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 ESPOS libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 LTSS libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server BCL 12 SP2 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server BCL 12 SP3 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP1 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0 libxml2 Unsupported
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0 libxml2 Unsupported
SUSE Manager Server 4.0 libxml2 Unsupported
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 libxml2 Analysis
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 libxml2 Analysis