DescriptionRxvt 2.7.10 is vulnerable to a denial of service attack by passing the value -2^31 inside a terminal escape code, which results in a non-invertible integer that eventually leads to a segfault due to an out of bounds read.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database||SUSE|
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- openSUSE-SU-2017:1521-1, published Fri, 9 Jun 2017 12:09:18 +0200 (CEST)
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|openSUSE Leap 15.0|| ||Patchnames: |
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA rxvt-unicode-9.22-lp150.2.1
|openSUSE Leap 15.2|| ||Patchnames: |
openSUSE Leap 15.2 GA rxvt-unicode-9.22-lp152.4.2
|openSUSE Tumbleweed|| ||Patchnames: |
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA rxvt-unicode-9.26-3.3
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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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.
|Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4||rxvt-unicode||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4||rxvt-unicode||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4||rxvt-unicode||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4||rxvt-unicode||Not affected|
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Thu Apr 27 09:15:24 2017
CVE page last modified: Thu Feb 2 11:54:09 2023