Upstream information

CVE-2017-15612 at MITRE

Description in Mistune 0.7.4 allows XSS via an unexpected newline (such as in java\nscript:) or a crafted email address, related to the escape and autolink functions.

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 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.1
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Changed
Confidentiality Impact Low
Integrity Impact Low
Availability Impact None
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1064640 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:


List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • python310-mistune2 >= 2.0.5-1.1
  • python311-mistune2 >= 2.0.5-1.1
  • python36-mistune >= 0.8.4-3.5
  • python38-mistune >= 0.8.4-3.5
  • python39-mistune >= 0.8.4-3.5
  • python39-mistune2 >= 2.0.5-1.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA python310-mistune2-2.0.5-1.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA python36-mistune-0.8.4-3.5

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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.

Product(s) Source package State
Products under general support and receiving all security fixes.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Package Hub 15 SP4 python-mistune Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Package Hub 15 SP5 python-mistune Already fixed

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Thu Oct 19 12:19:13 2017
CVE page last modified: Thu Dec 7 13:16:05 2023