Upstream information

CVE-2016-2037 at MITRE

Description

The cpio_safer_name_suffix function in util.c in cpio 2.11 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write) via a crafted cpio file.

SUSE information

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.30
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact High

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1028410 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 963448 [IN_PROGRESS]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • cpio >= 2.11-32.1
  • cpio-lang >= 2.11-32.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-185
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • cpio >= 2.11-32.1
  • cpio-lang >= 2.11-32.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-185
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • cpio >= 2.11-32.1
  • cpio-lang >= 2.11-32.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-185
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • cpio >= 2.11-32.1
  • cpio-lang >= 2.11-32.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-185
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • cpio >= 2.11-32.1
  • cpio-lang >= 2.11-32.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-185
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • cpio >= 2.11-32.1
  • cpio-debuginfo >= 2.11-32.1
  • cpio-debugsource >= 2.11-32.1
  • cpio-lang >= 2.11-32.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-209
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • cpio >= 2.11-33.1
  • cpio-debuginfo >= 2.11-33.1
  • cpio-debugsource >= 2.11-33.1
  • cpio-lang >= 2.11-33.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-209
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • cpio >= 2.12-3.90
  • cpio-lang >= 2.12-3.90
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA cpio


List of planned updates

The following information is the current evaluation information for this security issue. It might neither be accurate nor complete, Use at own risk.
Product(s) Source package
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 11 SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 11 SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12 GA
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