Upstream information

CVE-2018-15560 at MITRE


PyCryptodome before 3.6.6 has an integer overflow in the data_len variable in AESNI.c, related to the AESNI_encrypt and AESNI_decrypt functions, leading to the mishandling of messages shorter than 16 bytes.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.5 5.1
Attack Vector Network Local
Attack Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction None None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None Low
Integrity Impact None Low
Availability Impact High None
CVSSv3 Version 3 3
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1105300 [CONFIRMED], 1167095 [RESOLVED / DUPLICATE]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 python-pycryptodome Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 python-pycryptodome Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 python-pycryptodome Not affected

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Mon Aug 20 08:27:30 2018
CVE page last modified: Mon Jan 16 19:06:45 2023