Upstream information

CVE-2016-2099 at MITRE

Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in validators/DTD/DTDScanner.cpp in Apache Xerces C++ 3.1.3 and earlier allows context-dependent attackers to have unspecified impact via an invalid character in an XML document.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 10
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9.8
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 979208 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • libxerces-c-3_1 >= 3.1.1-12.3
  • libxerces-c-3_1-32bit >= 3.1.1-12.3
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-1271
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • libxerces-c-3_1 >= 3.1.1-12.3
  • libxerces-c-3_1-32bit >= 3.1.1-12.3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1
  • libxerces-c-3_1 >= 3.1.4-3.3.25
  • libxerces-c-devel >= 3.1.4-3.3.25
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2
  • libxerces-c-3_1 >= 3.1.4-8.1
  • libxerces-c-devel >= 3.1.4-8.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3
  • libxerces-c-3_2 >= 3.2.3-1.28
  • libxerces-c-devel >= 3.2.3-1.28
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • libxerces-c-3_1 >= 3.1.4-1.40
  • libxerces-c-devel >= 3.1.4-1.40
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1
  • libxerces-c-3_1 >= 3.1.1-12.3
  • libxerces-c-3_1-32bit >= 3.1.1-12.3
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1271
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • libxerces-c-3_1 >= 3.1.1-12.3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • libxerces-c-devel >= 3.1.1-12.3
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-1271
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5
  • libxerces-c-devel >= 3.1.1-12.3
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • libxerces-c-3_1 >= 3.1.4-lp150.1.10
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA libxerces-c-3_1-3.1.4-lp150.1.10
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • libxerces-c-3_1 >= 3.1.4-1.3
  • libxerces-c-3_1-32bit >= 3.1.4-1.3
  • libxerces-c-devel >= 3.1.4-1.3
  • xerces-c >= 3.1.4-1.3
  • xerces-c-doc >= 3.1.4-1.3
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA libxerces-c-3_1-3.1.4-1.3


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.

Product(s) Source package State
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 xerces-c Released
SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 xerces-c Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 xerces-c Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service Image Server 12 xerces-c Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL xerces-c Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 ESPOS xerces-c Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS xerces-c Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS ERICSSON xerces-c Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS SAP xerces-c Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL xerces-c Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS xerces-c Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS xerces-c Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS xerces-c Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS xerces-c Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 xerces-c Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 xerces-c Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 xerces-c Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 xerces-c Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 xerces-c Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 Xerces-c Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5 xerces-c Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 xerces-c Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 xerces-c Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 xerces-c Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 xerces-c Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 xerces-c Released