Upstream information

CVE-2017-15535 at MITRE


MongoDB 3.4.x before 3.4.10, and 3.5.x-development, has a disabled-by-default configuration setting, networkMessageCompressors (aka wire protocol compression), which exposes a vulnerability when enabled that could be exploited by a malicious attacker to deny service or modify memory.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.4
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9.1
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1065956 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

    openSUSE-SU-2017:3018-1 openSUSE-SU-2017:3022-1

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Package Hub 12 SP2
  • mongodb >= 3.4.10-5.1
  • mongodb-mongoperf >= 3.4.10-5.1
  • mongodb-mongos >= 3.4.10-5.1
  • mongodb-server >= 3.4.10-5.1
  • mongodb-shell >= 3.4.10-5.1

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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.

Product(s) Source package State
Products under general support and receiving all security fixes.
SUSE Package Hub 12 SP2 mongodb Released
Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6 mongodb Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6-LTSS mongodb Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 mongodb Not affected
SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3 mongodb Not affected

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Wed Nov 1 07:29:08 2017
CVE page last modified: Thu Dec 7 13:16:04 2023