Upstream information

CVE-2017-9270 at MITRE


In cryptctl before version 2.0 a malicious server could send RPC requests that could overwrite files outside of the cryptctl key database.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 8.5 7.9
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:N
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Medium Medium
Authentication Single Single
Confidentiality Impact Complete Complete
Integrity Impact Complete Complete
Availability Impact Complete None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 9.1 8.7
Attack Vector Network Network
Attack Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required High High
User Interaction None None
Scope Changed Changed
Confidentiality Impact High High
Integrity Impact High High
Availability Impact High None
CVSSv3 Version 3 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1041963 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2
  • cryptctl >= 1.2.6-5.3.11

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.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 cryptctl Released

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Wed May 31 16:00:33 2017
CVE page last modified: Thu Dec 7 13:14:43 2023