CVE-2018-5809
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CVE-2018-5809

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CVE-2018-5809 at MITRE

Description

An error within the "LibRaw::parse_exif()" function (internal/dcraw_common.cpp) in LibRaw versions prior to 0.18.9 can be exploited to cause a stack-based buffer overflow and subsequently execute arbitrary code.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

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 5.3
Vector AV:N/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:L/I:L/A:L
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction Required Required
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High Low
Integrity Impact High Low
Availability Impact High Low
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1118891 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 1118894 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 libraw Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 libraw Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP4 libraw Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP3 libraw Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP4 libraw Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 GA libraw Not affected