Upstream information

CVE-2017-5953 at MITRE

Description

vim before patch 8.0.0322 does not properly validate values for tree length when handling a spell file, which may result in an integer overflow at a memory allocation site and a resultant buffer overflow.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.5 4.6
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Partial Partial
Integrity Impact Partial Partial
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 9.8 8.4
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction None None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High High
Integrity Impact High High
Availability Impact High High
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1024724 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
Openstack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7
  • vim >= 7.4.326-16.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Magnum-Orchestration-7-2017-1063
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • gvim >= 7.4.326-16.1
  • vim >= 7.4.326-16.1
  • vim-data >= 7.4.326-16.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-1063
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • gvim >= 7.4.326-16.1
  • vim >= 7.4.326-16.1
  • vim-data >= 7.4.326-16.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA gvim
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • gvim >= 7.2-8.20.8
  • vim >= 7.2-8.20.8
  • vim-base >= 7.2-8.20.8
  • vim-data >= 7.2-8.20.8
Patchnames:
slessp4-vim-13194
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • gvim >= 7.4.326-16.1
  • vim >= 7.4.326-16.1
  • vim-data >= 7.4.326-16.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-1063
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • gvim >= 7.4.326-16.1
  • vim >= 7.4.326-16.1
  • vim-data >= 7.4.326-16.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA gvim
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • gvim >= 7.4.326-16.1
  • vim >= 7.4.326-16.1
  • vim-data >= 7.4.326-16.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-1063
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • gvim >= 7.4.326-11.1
  • gvim-debuginfo >= 7.4.326-11.1
  • vim >= 7.4.326-11.1
  • vim-data >= 7.4.326-11.1
  • vim-debuginfo >= 7.4.326-11.1
  • vim-debugsource >= 7.4.326-11.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-280
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • gvim >= 7.4.326-10.3.1
  • gvim-debuginfo >= 7.4.326-10.3.1
  • vim >= 7.4.326-10.3.1
  • vim-data >= 7.4.326-10.3.1
  • vim-debuginfo >= 7.4.326-10.3.1
  • vim-debugsource >= 7.4.326-10.3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-788
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • gvim >= 7.4.326-12.1
  • vim >= 7.4.326-12.1
  • vim-data >= 7.4.326-12.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA gvim


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
OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7.0 vim Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 vim In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 vim Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 vim Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 vim In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 vim Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 for Raspberry PI vim Released