Upstream information

CVE-2016-9953 at MITRE

Description

The verify_certificate function in lib/vtls/schannel.c in libcurl 7.30.0 through 7.51.0, when built for Windows CE using the schannel TLS backend, allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information, cause a denial of service (crash), or possibly have unspecified other impact via a wildcard certificate name, which triggers an out-of-bounds read.

SUSE information

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

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:3.0/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
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1092956 [RESOLVED / INVALID]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
Magnum Orchestration curl Not affected
SUSE Container as a Service Platform 2.0 curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 curl Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 curl Not affected
SUSE Studio Onsite curl Not affected