Upstream information

CVE-2014-4330 at MITRE

Description

The Dumper method in Data::Dumper before 2.154, as used in Perl 5.20.1 and earlier, allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (stack consumption and crash) via an Array-Reference with many nested Array-References, which triggers a large number of recursive calls to the DD_dump function.

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:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

Note from the SUSE Security Team

This issue was fixed in SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 before its release.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 896715 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • perl >= 5.10.0-64.70.1
  • perl-32bit >= 5.10.0-64.70.1
  • perl-Module-Build >= 0.2808.01-0.70.1
  • perl-Test-Simple >= 0.72-0.70.1
  • perl-base >= 5.10.0-64.70.1
  • perl-doc >= 5.10.0-64.70.1
Patchnames:
sledsp3-perl
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3
  • perl >= 5.10.0-64.70.1
  • perl-32bit >= 5.10.0-64.70.1
  • perl-Module-Build >= 0.2808.01-0.70.1
  • perl-Test-Simple >= 0.72-0.70.1
  • perl-base >= 5.10.0-64.70.1
  • perl-doc >= 5.10.0-64.70.1
  • perl-x86 >= 5.10.0-64.70.1
Patchnames:
slessp3-perl
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • perl >= 5.10.0-64.72.1
  • perl-32bit >= 5.10.0-64.72.1
  • perl-Module-Build >= 0.2808.01-0.72.1
  • perl-Test-Simple >= 0.72-0.72.1
  • perl-base >= 5.10.0-64.72.1
  • perl-doc >= 5.10.0-64.72.1
  • perl-x86 >= 5.10.0-64.72.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3
  • perl-base-32bit >= 5.10.0-64.70.1
Patchnames:
sdksp3-perl
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • perl-base-32bit >= 5.10.0-64.72.1


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 perl Already fixed
SLED-10-SP3 perl Released
SLED-10-SP4 perl Released
SLES for SAP Applications perl Released
SLES-10-SP3 perl Released
SLES-10-SP4 perl Released
SLES_LTSS-10-SP4 perl Released
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 perl Already fixed
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for SAP Enterprise Search perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 LTSS perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2 perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP2 perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service 11 SP3 perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 ESPOS perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 LTSS perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server BCL 12 SP2 perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server BCL 12 SP3 perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP1 perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 perl Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One 11 SP1 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 perl Released
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0 perl Already fixed
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0 perl Already fixed
SUSE Manager Server 4.0 perl Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 perl Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 perl Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 perl Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 perl Already fixed