Upstream information

CVE-2018-12085 at MITRE

Description

Liblouis 3.6.0 has a stack-based Buffer Overflow in the function parseChars in compileTranslationTable.c, a different vulnerability than CVE-2018-11440.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Running

This issue is currently rated as having low 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
  SUSE
Base Score 2.8
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Low
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1097103 [IN_PROGRESS]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • liblouis >= 2.6.4-6.6.1
  • liblouis-data >= 2.6.4-6.6.1
  • liblouis9 >= 2.6.4-6.6.1
  • python3-louis >= 2.6.4-6.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-1944
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • liblouis >= 2.6.4-6.6.1
  • liblouis-data >= 2.6.4-6.6.1
  • liblouis9 >= 2.6.4-6.6.1
  • python-louis >= 2.6.4-6.6.1
  • python3-louis >= 2.6.4-6.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-1944
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3
  • liblouis >= 2.6.4-6.6.1
  • liblouis-data >= 2.6.4-6.6.1
  • liblouis9 >= 2.6.4-6.6.1
  • python-louis >= 2.6.4-6.6.1
  • python3-louis >= 2.6.4-6.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-1944
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • liblouis >= 2.6.4-6.6.1
  • liblouis-devel >= 2.6.4-6.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-1944
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • liblouis >= 2.6.4-9.1
  • liblouis-data >= 2.6.4-9.1
  • liblouis-debugsource >= 2.6.4-9.1
  • liblouis-devel >= 2.6.4-9.1
  • liblouis-doc >= 2.6.4-9.1
  • liblouis-tools >= 2.6.4-9.1
  • liblouis-tools-debuginfo >= 2.6.4-9.1
  • liblouis9 >= 2.6.4-9.1
  • liblouis9-debuginfo >= 2.6.4-9.1
  • python-louis >= 2.6.4-9.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2018-1039

List of packages in QA

Product(s) Package(s)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
  • liblouis >= 3.3.0-4.3.1
  • liblouis-data >= 3.3.0-4.3.1
  • liblouis-debuginfo >= 3.3.0-4.3.1
  • liblouis-debugsource >= 3.3.0-4.3.1
  • liblouis-devel >= 3.3.0-4.3.1
  • liblouis14 >= 3.3.0-4.3.1
  • liblouis14-debuginfo >= 3.3.0-4.3.1
  • python3-louis >= 3.3.0-4.3.1


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 SP3 liblouis Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 GA liblouis In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3 liblouis Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS liblouis Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 liblouis Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS liblouis In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS liblouis In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS liblouis Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 liblouis Released