Upstream information

CVE-2017-8872 at MITRE

Description

The htmlParseTryOrFinish function in HTMLparser.c in libxml2 2.9.4 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (buffer over-read) or information disclosure.

SUSE information

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 6.42 1.85
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Partial Partial
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9.1
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact High

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1038444 [NEW]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


List of planned updates

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Product(s) Source package
  • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7.0
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 11 SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 11 SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12 GA
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12 SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12 SP2
libxml2