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SUSE: CVE-2015-5523: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
08/11/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/18/2015
Modified
02/04/2022

Description

The ParseValue function in lexer.c in tidy before 4.9.31 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via vectors involving multiple whitespace characters before an empty href, which triggers a large memory allocation.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-libtidy
  • suse-upgrade-libtidy-0_99-0
  • suse-upgrade-libtidy-0_99-0-devel
  • suse-upgrade-libtidy-devel
  • suse-upgrade-libtidy5
  • suse-upgrade-tidy

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