Upstream information

CVE-2015-1379 at MITRE

Description

The signal handler implementations in socat before 1.7.3.0 and 2.0.0-b8 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (process freeze or crash).

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having low 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: 922903 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 11 SP2 socat Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 socat Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 socat Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA socat Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 socat Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 socat Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS socat Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 socat Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 socat Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA socat Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 socat Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2 socat Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 socat Affected