Upstream information

CVE-2009-1957 at MITRE

Description

charon/sa/ike_sa.c in the charon daemon in strongSWAN before 4.3.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and crash) via an invalid IKE_SA_INIT request that triggers "an incomplete state," followed by a CREATE_CHILD_SA request.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important 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 entry: 507742 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11
  • strongswan >= 4.2.8-1.23.1
  • strongswan-doc >= 4.2.8-1.23.1
Patchnames:
slessp0-strongswan
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11
  • strongswan >= 4.2.8-1.23.1
  • strongswan-doc >= 4.2.8-1.23.1
Patchnames:
slessp0-strongswan
openSUSE 11.0
  • strongswan-debuginfo >= 4.2.1-11.8
  • strongswan-debugsource >= 4.2.1-11.8
openSUSE 11.0
  • strongswan >= 4.2.1-11.8
  • strongswan-doc >= 4.2.1-11.8
openSUSE 11.1
  • strongswan-debuginfo >= 4.2.8-1.25.1
  • strongswan-debugsource >= 4.2.8-1.25.1
openSUSE 11.1
  • strongswan >= 4.2.8-1.25.1
  • strongswan-doc >= 4.2.8-1.25.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 GA
  • strongswan >= 4.2.8-1.23.1
  • strongswan-doc >= 4.2.8-1.23.1
sle11-debuginfo.s390x
sles11.x86
sle11-debuginfo.ia64
sle11-debuginfo.x86
sles11.s390x
sles11.x86-64
sles11.ppc
sles11.ia64
sle11-debuginfo.x86-64
sle11-debuginfo.ppc
SAT Patch Nr: 966


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 GA strongswan Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 GA strongswan Released