Upstream information

CVE-2009-4835 at MITRE

Description

The (1) htk_read_header, (2) alaw_init, (3) ulaw_init, (4) pcm_init, (5) float32_init, and (6) sds_read_header functions in libsndfile 1.0.20 allow context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (divide-by-zero error and application crash) via a crafted audio file.

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 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 entry: 631379 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
  • libsndfile-32bit >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
  • libsndfile-x86 >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
Patchnames:
slessp1-libsndfile
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
  • libsndfile-32bit >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
  • libsndfile-x86 >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA libsndfile
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
  • libsndfile-32bit >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
  • libsndfile-x86 >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA libsndfile
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.20-2.6.5
  • libsndfile-32bit >= 1.0.20-2.6.5
  • libsndfile-x86 >= 1.0.20-2.6.5
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA libsndfile
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • libsndfile-devel >= 1.0.20-2.6.5
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA libsndfile-devel
openSUSE 11.3
  • libsndfile-debuginfo >= 1.0.20-8.3.1
  • libsndfile-debuginfo-32bit >= 1.0.20-8.3.1
  • libsndfile-debugsource >= 1.0.20-8.3.1
openSUSE 11.3
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.20-8.3.1
  • libsndfile-32bit >= 1.0.20-8.3.1
  • libsndfile-devel >= 1.0.20-8.3.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1
  • libsndfile-devel >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
sles11-sp1.ppc
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86-64
sles11-sp1.ia64
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86
sles11-sp1.s390x
sles11-sp1.x86
SAT Patch Nr: 4902
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
sles11-sp1.ppc
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86-64
sles11-sp1.ia64
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86
sles11-sp1.s390x
sles11-sp1.x86
SAT Patch Nr: 4902
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
  • libsndfile-32bit >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
sles11-sp1.ppc
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86-64
sles11-sp1.ia64
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86
sles11-sp1.s390x
sles11-sp1.x86
SAT Patch Nr: 4902
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
  • libsndfile-x86 >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
sles11-sp1.ppc
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86-64
sles11-sp1.ia64
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86
sles11-sp1.s390x
sles11-sp1.x86
SAT Patch Nr: 4902
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for x86
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
  • libsndfile-devel >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
sles10-sp4.s390x
sles10-sp4.ia64
sles10-sp4.x86-64
sles10-sp4.x86
sles10-sp4.ppc
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7639
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for IBM zSeries 64bit
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
  • libsndfile-32bit >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
  • libsndfile-devel >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
sles10-sp4.s390x
sles10-sp4.ia64
sles10-sp4.x86-64
sles10-sp4.x86
sles10-sp4.ppc
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7639
SLE SDK 10 SP4 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SLE SDK 10 SP4 for IBM zSeries
SLE SDK 10 SP4 for IPF
SLE SDK 10 SP4 for X86-64
SLE SDK 10 SP4 for x86
  • libsndfile-devel >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
sles10-sp4.s390x
sles10-sp4.ia64
sles10-sp4.x86-64
sles10-sp4.x86
sles10-sp4.ppc
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7639
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for IPF
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
  • libsndfile-devel >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
  • libsndfile-x86 >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
sles10-sp4.s390x
sles10-sp4.ia64
sles10-sp4.x86-64
sles10-sp4.x86
sles10-sp4.ppc
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7639
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for IBM POWER
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
  • libsndfile-64bit >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
  • libsndfile-devel >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
sles10-sp4.s390x
sles10-sp4.ia64
sles10-sp4.x86-64
sles10-sp4.x86
sles10-sp4.ppc
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7639
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 10 SP3
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
  • libsndfile-32bit >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
  • libsndfile-devel >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
sles10-sp3.s390x
sles10-sp3.ppc
sles10-sp3.x86-64
sles10-sp3.ia64
sles10-sp3.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7638
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP3
  • libsndfile-devel >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
sles10-sp3.s390x
sles10-sp3.ppc
sles10-sp3.x86-64
sles10-sp3.ia64
sles10-sp3.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7638
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
  • libsndfile-devel >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
sles10-sp3.s390x
sles10-sp3.ppc
sles10-sp3.x86-64
sles10-sp3.ia64
sles10-sp3.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7638
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
  • libsndfile-devel >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
  • libsndfile-x86 >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
sles10-sp3.s390x
sles10-sp3.ppc
sles10-sp3.x86-64
sles10-sp3.ia64
sles10-sp3.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7638
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
  • libsndfile-64bit >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
  • libsndfile-devel >= 1.0.12-13.13.1
sles10-sp3.s390x
sles10-sp3.ppc
sles10-sp3.x86-64
sles10-sp3.ia64
sles10-sp3.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7638


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 libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP1 libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 libsndfile Released