Upstream information

CVE-2017-11465 at MITRE

Description

The parser_yyerror function in the UTF-8 parser in Ruby 2.4.1 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid write or read) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted Ruby script, related to the parser_tokadd_utf8 function in parse.y. NOTE: this might have security relevance as a bypass of a $SAFE protection mechanism.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

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: 1049589 [RESOLVED]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
SUSE Lifecycle Management Server 1.3 ruby Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 ruby Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 ruby Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 ruby Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS ruby Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 ruby Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS ruby Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS ruby Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 ruby Not affected
SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3 ruby Not affected