Upstream information

CVE-2016-0742 at MITRE

Description

The resolver in nginx before 1.8.1 and 1.9.x before 1.9.10 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid pointer dereference and worker process crash) via a crafted UDP DNS response.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 963781 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Lifecycle Management Server 1.3
  • GeoIP >= 1.4.7-2.10.1
  • libGeoIP1 >= 1.4.7-2.10.1
  • nginx-1.0 >= 1.0.15-0.29.2
Patchnames:
sleslms13-nginx-1.0-12540
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 SP1
  • nginx >= 1.14.0-4.24
  • nginx-source >= 1.14.0-4.24
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 SP2
  • nginx >= 1.16.1-1.21
  • nginx-source >= 1.16.1-1.21
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15
  • nginx >= 1.14.0-1.14
SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3
  • libGeoIP1 >= 1.4.7-2.10.1
  • nginx-1.0 >= 1.0.15-0.29.2
Patchnames:
slestso13-nginx-1.0-12540
SUSE WebYast 1.3
  • GeoIP >= 1.4.7-2.10.1
  • libGeoIP1 >= 1.4.7-2.10.1
  • nginx-1.0 >= 1.0.15-0.29.2
Patchnames:
slewyst13-nginx-1.0-12540
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • nginx >= 1.11.4-2.5
  • vim-plugin-nginx >= 1.11.4-2.5
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA nginx


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
SLES for SAP Applications nginx-1.0 Released
SUSE Lifecycle Management Server 1.3 GeoIP Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS nginx Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS nginx Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server ESPOS 15 nginx Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 nginx Already fixed
SUSE Studio Onsite GeoIP Released
WebYaST for SLE-11 GeoIP Released
WebYaST for SLE-11 nginx-1.0 Released