Upstream information

CVE-2020-25412 at MITRE

Description

com_line() in command.c in gnuplot 5.4 leads to an out-of-bounds-write from strncpy() that may lead to arbitrary code execution.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9.8
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1176687 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 1176689 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 SP1 gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 SP2 gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service 11 SP3 gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server ESPOS 15 gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 gnuplot Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 gnuplot Not affected