Upstream information

CVE-2016-2050 at MITRE

Description

The get_abbrev_array_info function in libdwarf-20151114 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write) via a crafted elf file.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 4.3 1.5
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:L/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Medium Medium
Authentication None Single
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None Partial
Availability Impact Partial None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5.5
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact High
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 963791 [NEW]

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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 SDK 11 SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4
libdwarf


Status of this issue by product and package

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP3 libdwarf Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 libdwarf Affected