Upstream information

CVE-2015-7940 at MITRE

Description

The Bouncy Castle Java library before 1.51 does not validate a point is withing the elliptic curve, which makes it easier for remote attackers to obtain private keys via a series of crafted elliptic curve Diffie Hellman (ECDH) key exchanges, aka an "invalid curve attack."

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 951727 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.2
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.2
SUSE Manager Server 4.2
  • bouncycastle >= 1.64-1.63
  • bouncycastle-pg >= 1.64-1.63
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP3 GA bouncycastle-1.64-1.63
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.1
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.1
SUSE Manager Server 4.1
  • bouncycastle >= 1.64-1.63
  • bouncycastle-pg >= 1.64-1.63
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP2 GA bouncycastle-1.64-1.63
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3
SUSE Manager Server 4.3
  • bouncycastle >= 1.64-3.3.1
  • bouncycastle-pg >= 1.64-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP4 GA bouncycastle-1.64-3.3.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • bouncycastle >= 1.54-1.2
  • bouncycastle-javadoc >= 1.54-1.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA bouncycastle-1.54-1.2


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. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.

Product(s) Source package State
Products under general support and receiving all security fixes.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS java-1_7_0-openjdk Released
Products under Long Term Service Pack support and receiving important and critical security fixes.
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP4 java-1_7_0-openjdk Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-BCL java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 java-1_7_0-openjdk Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4-LTSS java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 java-1_7_0-openjdk Released
Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 java-1_7_0-openjdk Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 java-1_7_0-openjdk Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1-LTSS java-1_7_0-openjdk Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-ESPOS java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-LTSS java-1_7_0-openjdk Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 java-1_7_0-openjdk Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-BCL java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-ESPOS java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-LTSS java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4-ESPOS java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1 java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 java-1_7_0-openjdk Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 java-1_7_0-openjdk Affected


SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Thu Oct 22 20:22:39 2015
CVE page last modified: Fri Jan 20 12:46:45 2023