Upstream information

CVE-2013-7424 at MITRE

Description

The getaddrinfo function in glibc before 2.15, when compiled with libidn and the AI_IDN flag is used, allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid free) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors, as demonstrated by an internationalized domain name to ping6.

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 5.1
Vector AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 828637 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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-SP3 glibc Released
SLED-10-SP4 glibc Affected
SLES for SAP Applications glibc Affected
SLES-10-SP3 glibc Released
SLES-10-SP4 glibc Affected
SLES_LTSS-10-SP4 glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for SAP Enterprise Search glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2 glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3 glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 glibc Affected