Upstream information

CVE-2015-5147 at MITRE


Stack-based buffer overflow in the header_anchor function in the HTML renderer in Redcarpet before 3.3.2 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors.

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 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 936767 [RESOLVED]

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Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Cloud 5 rubygem-redcarpet Affected
SUSE Openstack Cloud 6 rubygem-redcarpet Already fixed
SUSE Openstack Cloud 7 rubygem-redcarpet Already fixed
SUSE Storage 2.1 rubygem-redcarpet Already fixed
SUSE Storage 3 rubygem-redcarpet Already fixed
SUSE Storage 4 rubygem-redcarpet Already fixed