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CVE-2013-0221 at MITRE

Description

The SUSE coreutils-i18n.patch for GNU coreutils allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (segmentation fault and crash) via a long string to the sort command, when using the (1) -d or (2) -M switch, which triggers a stack-based buffer overflow in the alloca function.

NVD CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Novell/SUSE information

Novell Bugzilla entry: 798538

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware
  • coreutils >= 8.12-6.25.29.1
  • coreutils-lang >= 8.12-6.25.29.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8334
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • coreutils >= 8.12-6.25.29.1
  • coreutils-lang >= 8.12-6.25.29.1
  • coreutils-x86 >= 8.12-6.25.29.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8334
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware
  • coreutils >= 8.12-6.25.29.1
  • coreutils-lang >= 8.12-6.25.29.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8336
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • coreutils >= 8.12-6.25.29.1
  • coreutils-lang >= 8.12-6.25.29.1
  • coreutils-x86 >= 8.12-6.25.29.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8336

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