Upstream information

CVE-2009-1415 at MITRE

Description

lib/pk-libgcrypt.c in libgnutls in GnuTLS before 2.6.6 does not properly handle invalid DSA signatures, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly have unspecified other impact via a malformed DSA key that triggers a (1) free of an uninitialized pointer or (2) double free.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 497886 [CLOSED / WONTFIX], 505494 [RESOLVED / DUPLICATE]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 12 SP2 gnutls Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 gnutls Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension 11 SP4 gnutls Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 gnutls Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 gnutls Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3 gnutls Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS gnutls Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 gnutls Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS gnutls Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS gnutls Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 gnutls Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 gnutls Not affected