Descriptionbotan before 1.11.22 improperly validates certificate paths, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and memory consumption) via a certificate with a loop in the certificate chain.
Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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.
|SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4||Botan||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 GA||Botan||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1||Botan||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3||Botan||Affected|