Upstream information

CVE-2015-0860 at MITRE

Description

Off-by-one error in the extracthalf function in dpkg-deb/extract.c in the dpkg-deb component in Debian dpkg 1.16.x before 1.16.17 and 1.17.x before 1.17.26 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via the archive magic version number in an "old-style" Debian binary package, which triggers a stack-based buffer overflow.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.5 4.4
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Partial Partial
Integrity Impact Partial Partial
Availability Impact Partial Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 957160 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Build System Kit 12 SP1
  • dpkg >= 1.16.10-12.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-BSK-12-SP1-2017-639
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • update-alternatives >= 1.16.10-12.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-639
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Containers 12
  • sles12sp1-docker-image >= 1.0.7-20171002
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Containers-12-2017-1673
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • update-alternatives >= 1.16.10-12.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-639
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1
  • update-alternatives >= 1.16.10-12.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-639
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • dpkg >= 1.16.10-14.1
  • dpkg-debuginfo >= 1.16.10-14.1
  • dpkg-debugsource >= 1.16.10-14.1
  • dpkg-devel >= 1.16.10-14.1
  • dpkg-lang >= 1.16.10-14.1
  • update-alternatives >= 1.16.10-14.1
  • update-alternatives-debuginfo >= 1.16.10-14.1
  • update-alternatives-debugsource >= 1.16.10-14.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-549


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise BSK 12 SP1 dpkg Released