Upstream information

CVE-2016-2336 at MITRE

Description

Type confusion exists in two methods of Ruby's WIN32OLE class, ole_invoke and ole_query_interface. Attacker passing different type of object than this assumed by developers can cause arbitrary code execution.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9.8
Vector 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
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1018810 [RESOLVED / WONTFIX]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
SUSE Lifecycle Management Server 1.3 ruby Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 ruby Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 ruby Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 ruby Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 ruby Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 ruby Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 ruby Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 ruby Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 ruby Not affected
SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3 ruby Not affected
SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3 ruby19 Not affected