Upstream information

CVE-2013-6462 at MITRE

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the bdfReadCharacters function in bitmap/bdfread.c in X.Org libXfont 1.1 through 1.4.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a long string in a character name in a BDF font file.

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 9.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 854915 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 882908

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
  • xorg-x11-devel >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
Patchnames:
sledsp2-xorg-x11-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
Patchnames:
sledsp3-xorg-x11-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • libXfont1 >= 1.4.7-2.9
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA libXfont1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • libXfont1 >= 1.4.7-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 GA libXfont1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • libXfont1 >= 1.5.1-10.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 GA libXfont1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • libXfont1 >= 1.5.1-10.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA libXfont1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • libXfont-devel >= 1.5.4-1.17
  • libXfont1 >= 1.5.4-1.17
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA libXfont-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1-LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.42.4
  • xorg-x11-libs-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.42.4
Patchnames:
slessp1-xorg-x11-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-x86 >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
Patchnames:
slessp2-xorg-x11-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-x86 >= 7.4-8.26.42.1
Patchnames:
slessp3-xorg-x11-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.44.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.44.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-x86 >= 7.4-8.26.44.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA xorg-x11-libs-32bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • libXfont1 >= 1.4.7-2.9
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA libXfont1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • libXfont1 >= 1.4.7-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 GA libXfont1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • libXfont1 >= 1.5.1-10.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA libXfont1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • libXfont1 >= 1.5.1-10.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA libXfont1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • libXfont1 >= 1.5.1-10.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 GA libXfont1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP1-LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.42.4
  • xorg-x11-libs-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.42.4
Patchnames:
slessp1-xorg-x11-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP2
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-x86 >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
Patchnames:
slessp2-xorg-x11-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-x86 >= 7.4-8.26.42.1
Patchnames:
slessp3-xorg-x11-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-x86 >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
Patchnames:
slessp2-xorg-x11-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-x86 >= 7.4-8.26.42.1
Patchnames:
slessp3-xorg-x11-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2
  • xorg-x11-devel >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-devel-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
Patchnames:
sdksp2-xorg-x11-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3
  • xorg-x11-devel >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-devel-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
Patchnames:
sdksp3-xorg-x11-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • xorg-x11-devel >= 7.4-8.26.44.1
  • xorg-x11-devel-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.44.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA xorg-x11-devel-32bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12
  • libXfont-devel >= 1.4.7-2.9
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 GA libXfont-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • libXfont-devel >= 1.4.7-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 GA libXfont-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • libXfont-devel >= 1.5.1-10.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2 GA libXfont-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • libXfont-devel >= 1.5.1-10.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 GA libXfont-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libXfixes >= 7.4-1.16.8
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9388
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libXfixes >= 7.4-1.16.8
  • xorg-x11-libXfixes-32bit >= 7.4-1.16.8
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9388
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3
  • xorg-x11-devel >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8724
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3
  • xorg-x11-devel >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-devel-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8724
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8724
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8724
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-x86 >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8724
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libXv >= 7.4-1.16.8
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9389
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libXv >= 7.4-1.16.8
  • xorg-x11-libXv-32bit >= 7.4-1.16.8
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9389
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2
  • xorg-x11-devel >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8723
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2
  • xorg-x11-devel >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-devel-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8723
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
  • xorg-x11-devel >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8723
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
  • xorg-x11-devel >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8723
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8723
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8723
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
  • xorg-x11-libs-x86 >= 7.4-8.26.40.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8723
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libxcb >= 7.4-1.22.5.15
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9392
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libxcb >= 7.4-1.22.5.15
  • xorg-x11-libxcb-32bit >= 7.4-1.22.5.15
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9392
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libXt >= 7.4-1.19.8
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9390
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libXt >= 7.4-1.19.8
  • xorg-x11-libXt-32bit >= 7.4-1.19.8
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9390
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • Mesa >= 7.7-5.12.38
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9383
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • Mesa >= 7.7-5.12.38
  • Mesa-32bit >= 7.7-5.12.38
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9383
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libXrender >= 7.4-1.16.8
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9387
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libXrender >= 7.4-1.16.8
  • xorg-x11-libXrender-32bit >= 7.4-1.16.8
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9387
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libXp >= 7.4-1.18.7
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9386
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libXp >= 7.4-1.18.7
  • xorg-x11-libXp-32bit >= 7.4-1.18.7
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9386
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libX11 >= 7.4-5.11.11.7
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9384
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libX11 >= 7.4-5.11.11.7
  • xorg-x11-libX11-32bit >= 7.4-5.11.11.7
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9384
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libXext >= 7.4-1.18.16
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9385
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libXext >= 7.4-1.18.16
  • xorg-x11-libXext-32bit >= 7.4-1.18.16
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9385
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.42.4
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9391
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • xorg-x11-libs >= 7.4-8.26.42.4
  • xorg-x11-libs-32bit >= 7.4-8.26.42.4
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9391
openSUSE 12.3
  • libXfont >= 1.4.5-4.4.1
  • libXfont-debugsource >= 1.4.5-4.4.1
  • libXfont-devel >= 1.4.5-4.4.1
  • libXfont-devel-32bit >= 1.4.5-4.4.1
  • libXfont1 >= 1.4.5-4.4.1
  • libXfont1-32bit >= 1.4.5-4.4.1
  • libXfont1-debuginfo >= 1.4.5-4.4.1
  • libXfont1-debuginfo-32bit >= 1.4.5-4.4.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2014-45
openSUSE 13.1
  • libXfont >= 1.4.6-2.4.1
  • libXfont-debugsource >= 1.4.6-2.4.1
  • libXfont-devel >= 1.4.6-2.4.1
  • libXfont-devel-32bit >= 1.4.6-2.4.1
  • libXfont1 >= 1.4.6-2.4.1
  • libXfont1-32bit >= 1.4.6-2.4.1
  • libXfont1-debuginfo >= 1.4.6-2.4.1
  • libXfont1-debuginfo-32bit >= 1.4.6-2.4.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2014-45
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • libXfont-devel >= 1.5.1-5.2
  • libXfont1 >= 1.5.1-5.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.1 GA libXfont-devel
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • libXfont-devel >= 1.5.1-8.4
  • libXfont1 >= 1.5.1-8.4
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA libXfont-devel
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • libXfont-devel >= 1.5.1-11.1
  • libXfont1 >= 1.5.1-11.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA libXfont-devel
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • libXfont-devel >= 1.5.2-1.1
  • libXfont-devel-32bit >= 1.5.2-1.1
  • libXfont1 >= 1.5.2-1.1
  • libXfont1-32bit >= 1.5.2-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA libXfont-devel


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 xorg-x11 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 xorg-x11 Released