Upstream information

CVE-2017-9670 at MITRE

Description

An uninitialized stack variable vulnerability in load_tic_series() in set.c in gnuplot 5.2.rc1 allows an attacker to cause Denial of Service (Segmentation fault and Memory Corruption) or possibly have unspecified other impact when a victim opens a specially crafted file.

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 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
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.8 3.3
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction Required Required
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High None
Integrity Impact High None
Availability Impact High Low
CVSSv3 Version 3 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1044638 [REOPENED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 SP1
  • gnuplot >= 5.2.2-3.3.29
  • gnuplot-doc >= 5.2.2-3.3.29
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15
  • gnuplot >= 5.2.2-1.109
  • gnuplot-doc >= 5.2.2-1.109
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4
  • gnuplot >= 4.6.5-3.3.74
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2020-1660
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5
  • gnuplot >= 4.6.5-3.3.74
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2020-1660


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 Desktop 12 SP2 gnuplot Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 gnuplot Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS gnuplot Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS gnuplot Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 gnuplot Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 gnuplot Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 gnuplot Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 gnuplot Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 gnuplot Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 gnuplot Released