Upstream information

CVE-2014-9488 at MITRE

Description

The is_utf8_well_formed function in GNU less before 475 allows remote attackers to have unspecified impact via malformed UTF-8 characters, which triggers an out-of-bounds read.

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 10
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 921719 [NEW]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • less >= 530-1.6
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA less
openSUSE 13.1
  • less >= 458-2.8.1
  • less-debuginfo >= 458-2.8.1
  • less-debugsource >= 458-2.8.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2015-260
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • less >= 530-lp150.1.4
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA less
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • less >= 481-1.5
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA less


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 11 SP3 less Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA less Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 less Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA less Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 less Affected