Upstream information

CVE-2018-14447 at MITRE


trim_whitespace in lexer.l in libConfuse v3.2.1 has an out-of-bounds read.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

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
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 8.8 3.3
Access Vector Network 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: 1102505 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • libconfuse-devel >= 3.3-1.7
  • libconfuse-lang >= 3.3-1.7
  • libconfuse2 >= 3.3-1.7
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA libconfuse-devel-3.3-1.7

Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for HPC 12 libconfuse0 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for HPC 12 SP2 libconfuse0 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for HPC 15 libconfuse0 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 libconfuse0 Not affected