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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2008-2383

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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2008-2383

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
01/02/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

CRLF injection vulnerability in xterm allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary commands via LF (aka \n) characters surrounding a command name within a Device Control Request Status String (DECRQSS) escape sequence in a text file, a related issue to CVE-2003-0063 and CVE-2003-0071.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-xfree86
  • suse-upgrade-xfree86-server
  • suse-upgrade-xterm

References

  • suse-upgrade-xfree86
  • suse-upgrade-xfree86-server
  • suse-upgrade-xterm

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