Upstream information

CVE-2018-16140 at MITRE

Description

A buffer underwrite vulnerability in get_line() (read.c) in fig2dev 3.2.7a allows an attacker to write prior to the beginning of the buffer via a crafted .fig file.

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
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.8 3.3
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H 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
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1106531 [IN_PROGRESS]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15
  • transfig >= 3.2.6a-4.3.51
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-WE-15-2019-1291

List of packages in QA

Product(s) Package(s)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • transfig >= 3.2.5e-2.6.2
  • transfig-debuginfo >= 3.2.5e-2.6.2
  • transfig-debugsource >= 3.2.5e-2.6.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
  • transfig >= 3.2.5e-2.6.2
  • transfig-debuginfo >= 3.2.5e-2.6.2
  • transfig-debugsource >= 3.2.5e-2.6.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3
  • transfig >= 3.2.5e-2.6.2
  • transfig-debuginfo >= 3.2.5e-2.6.2
  • transfig-debugsource >= 3.2.5e-2.6.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4
  • transfig >= 3.2.5e-2.6.2
  • transfig-debuginfo >= 3.2.5e-2.6.2
  • transfig-debugsource >= 3.2.5e-2.6.2


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 transfig In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 transfig In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 transfig In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS transfig Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 transfig In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS transfig Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS transfig Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS transfig Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 transfig In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 transfig In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 transfig In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 GA transfig Released