Upstream information

CVE-2008-1678 at MITRE

Description

Memory leak in the zlib_stateful_init function in crypto/comp/c_zlib.c in libssl in OpenSSL 0.9.8f through 0.9.8h allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via multiple calls, as demonstrated by initial SSL client handshakes to the Apache HTTP Server mod_ssl that specify a compression algorithm.

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
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 392096 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 422464 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 566238 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • apache2 >= 2.2.10-2.24.5
  • apache2-doc >= 2.2.10-2.24.5
  • apache2-example-pages >= 2.2.10-2.24.5
  • apache2-prefork >= 2.2.10-2.24.5
  • apache2-utils >= 2.2.10-2.24.5
  • apache2-worker >= 2.2.10-2.24.5
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 GA apache2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • apache2 >= 2.2.12-1.28.1
  • apache2-doc >= 2.2.12-1.28.1
  • apache2-example-pages >= 2.2.12-1.28.1
  • apache2-prefork >= 2.2.12-1.28.1
  • apache2-utils >= 2.2.12-1.28.1
  • apache2-worker >= 2.2.12-1.28.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA apache2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • apache2 >= 2.2.12-1.38.2
  • apache2-doc >= 2.2.12-1.38.2
  • apache2-example-pages >= 2.2.12-1.38.2
  • apache2-prefork >= 2.2.12-1.38.2
  • apache2-utils >= 2.2.12-1.38.2
  • apache2-worker >= 2.2.12-1.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA apache2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • apache2 >= 2.2.12-1.51.52.1
  • apache2-doc >= 2.2.12-1.51.52.1
  • apache2-example-pages >= 2.2.12-1.51.52.1
  • apache2-prefork >= 2.2.12-1.51.52.1
  • apache2-utils >= 2.2.12-1.51.52.1
  • apache2-worker >= 2.2.12-1.51.52.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA apache2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • apache2 >= 2.2.12-1.51.52.1
  • apache2-devel >= 2.2.12-1.51.52.1
  • apache2-doc >= 2.2.12-1.51.52.1
  • apache2-example-pages >= 2.2.12-1.51.52.1
  • apache2-prefork >= 2.2.12-1.51.52.1
  • apache2-utils >= 2.2.12-1.51.52.1
  • apache2-worker >= 2.2.12-1.51.52.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA apache2
openSUSE 11.0
  • apache2-debuginfo >= 2.2.8-28.2
  • apache2-debugsource >= 2.2.8-28.2
openSUSE 11.0
  • apache2 >= 2.2.8-28.2
  • apache2-devel >= 2.2.8-28.2
  • apache2-doc >= 2.2.8-28.2
  • apache2-example-pages >= 2.2.8-28.2
  • apache2-prefork >= 2.2.8-28.2
  • apache2-utils >= 2.2.8-28.2
  • apache2-worker >= 2.2.8-28.2


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
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP3 openssl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 GA openssl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 GA openssl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 openssl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 GA openssl Released