Upstream information

CVE-2016-10228 at MITRE

Description

The iconv program in the GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) 2.25 and earlier, when invoked with the -c option, enters an infinite loop when processing invalid multi-byte input sequences, leading to a denial of service.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 4.3 2.1
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Medium Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1027496 [NEW]

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Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7.0 glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 glibc Affected