Upstream information

CVE-2017-14441 at MITRE


An exploitable code execution vulnerability exists in the ICO image rendering functionality of SDL2_image-2.0.2. A specially crafted ICO image can cause an integer overflow, cascading to a heap overflow resulting in code execution. An attacker can display a specially crafted image to trigger this vulnerability.

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 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
Base Score 6.3
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact Low
Integrity Impact Low
Availability Impact Low
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1084256 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 1084282 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • SDL2 >= 2.0.8-18.1
  • SDL2-debugsource >= 2.0.8-18.1
  • SDL2_image >= 2.0.3-13.10.1
  • SDL2_image-debugsource >= 2.0.3-13.10.1
  • libSDL2-2_0-0 >= 2.0.8-18.1
  • libSDL2-2_0-0-32bit >= 2.0.8-18.1
  • libSDL2-2_0-0-debuginfo >= 2.0.8-18.1
  • libSDL2-2_0-0-debuginfo-32bit >= 2.0.8-18.1
  • libSDL2-devel >= 2.0.8-18.1
  • libSDL2-devel-32bit >= 2.0.8-18.1
  • libSDL2_image-2_0-0 >= 2.0.3-13.10.1
  • libSDL2_image-2_0-0-32bit >= 2.0.3-13.10.1
  • libSDL2_image-2_0-0-debuginfo >= 2.0.3-13.10.1
  • libSDL2_image-2_0-0-debuginfo-32bit >= 2.0.3-13.10.1
  • libSDL2_image-devel >= 2.0.3-13.10.1
  • libSDL2_image-devel-32bit >= 2.0.3-13.10.1

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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 SDL_image Not affected