Upstream information

CVE-2018-19490 at MITRE

Description

An issue was discovered in datafile.c in Gnuplot 5.2.5. This issue allows an attacker to conduct a heap-based buffer overflow with an arbitrary amount of data in df_generate_ascii_array_entry. To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker must pass an overlong string as the right bound of the range argument that is passed to the plot function.

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 4.4
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:L/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 Low
Availability Impact High Low
CVSSv3 Version 3 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1117465 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 SP2
  • gnuplot >= 5.2.2-3.3.29
  • gnuplot-doc >= 5.2.2-3.3.29
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 SP3
  • gnuplot >= 5.2.2-3.6.1
  • gnuplot-doc >= 5.2.2-3.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15
  • gnuplot >= 5.2.2-3.3.29
  • gnuplot-doc >= 5.2.2-3.3.29
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Server-Applications-15-2019-904
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
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • gnuplot >= 5.2.2-lp150.3.3.1
  • gnuplot-doc >= 5.2.2-lp150.3.3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2019-1216
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • gnuplot >= 5.4.2-1.3
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA gnuplot-5.4.2-1.3


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
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 gnuplot In progress
SLES for SAP Applications gnuplot Not affected
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 gnuplot In progress
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 gnuplot In progress
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 SP4 gnuplot Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 gnuplot Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 LTSS gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 gnuplot Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 SP2 gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service 11 SP3 gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS ERICSSON gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS SAP gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 gnuplot Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 gnuplot Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 Business Critical Linux gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 LTSS gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server ESPOS 15 gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 gnuplot Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 gnuplot Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 gnuplot In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 gnuplot In progress
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0 gnuplot In progress
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0 gnuplot In progress
SUSE Manager Server 4.0 gnuplot In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 gnuplot In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 gnuplot In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 gnuplot In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 gnuplot In progress