Upstream information

CVE-2018-20004 at MITRE

Description

An issue has been found in Mini-XML (aka mxml) 2.12. It is a stack-based buffer overflow in mxml_write_node in mxml-file.c via vectors involving a double-precision floating point number and the '' substring, as demonstrated by testmxml.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

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 8.8 4.8
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None Low
User Interaction Required Required
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High Low
Integrity Impact High Low
Availability Impact High Low
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1118927 [NEW], 1118928 [NEW]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 mxml Affected