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: Pending

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]

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
  • 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
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA perl-32bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 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 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 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
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA perl-base-32bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3
  • perl-base-32bit >= 5.10.0-64.67.2
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9858
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware
  • perl >= 5.10.0-64.67.2
  • perl-Module-Build >= 0.2808.01-0.67.2
  • perl-Test-Simple >= 0.72-0.67.2
  • perl-base >= 5.10.0-64.67.2
  • perl-doc >= 5.10.0-64.67.2
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9858
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware
  • perl >= 5.10.0-64.67.2
  • perl-32bit >= 5.10.0-64.67.2
  • perl-Module-Build >= 0.2808.01-0.67.2
  • perl-Test-Simple >= 0.72-0.67.2
  • perl-base >= 5.10.0-64.67.2
  • perl-doc >= 5.10.0-64.67.2
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9858
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • perl >= 5.10.0-64.67.2
  • perl-Module-Build >= 0.2808.01-0.67.2
  • perl-Test-Simple >= 0.72-0.67.2
  • perl-base >= 5.10.0-64.67.2
  • perl-doc >= 5.10.0-64.67.2
  • perl-x86 >= 5.10.0-64.67.2
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9858


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 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 perl Released
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 SDK 11 SP1 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP2 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP3 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS perl Released
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 SP3 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP2 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP ES 11 SP1 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2 perl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 perl Released