Upstream information

CVE-2013-3571 at MITRE

Description

socat 1.2.0.0 before 1.7.2.2 and 2.0.0-b1 before 2.0.0-b6, when used for a listen type address and the fork option is enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (file descriptor consumption) via multiple request that are refused based on the (1) sourceport, (2) lowport, (3) range, or (4) tcpwrap restrictions.

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 2.6
Vector AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 821985 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4
  • socat >= 1.7.0.0-1.18.2
Patchnames:
sledsp4-socat-12384
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • socat >= 1.7.2.4-1.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA socat
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • socat >= 1.7.2.4-1.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 GA socat
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • socat >= 1.7.2.4-3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 GA socat
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • socat >= 1.7.2.4-3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA socat
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15
  • socat >= 1.7.3.2-4.10
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 GA socat
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • socat >= 1.7.0.0-1.18.2
Patchnames:
slessp4-socat-12384
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • socat >= 1.7.2.4-1.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA socat
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • socat >= 1.7.2.4-1.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 GA socat
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • socat >= 1.7.2.4-3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA socat
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • socat >= 1.7.2.4-3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA socat
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • socat >= 1.7.2.4-3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 GA socat
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4
  • socat >= 1.7.0.0-1.18.2
Patchnames:
slessp4-socat-12384
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • socat >= 1.7.3.1-2.7
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA socat


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 SP4 socat Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 socat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 socat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 socat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 socat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA socat Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 socat Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS socat Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS socat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 socat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS socat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 socat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS socat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 socat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA socat Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP2 socat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2 socat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 socat Released