Upstream information

CVE-2016-3706 at MITRE

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the getaddrinfo function in sysdeps/posix/getaddrinfo.c in the GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via vectors involving hostent conversion. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2013-4458.

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 5 5.1
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low High
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None Partial
Integrity Impact None Partial
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact High
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 980483 [NEW], 997423 [RESOLVED / DUPLICATE]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • glibc >= 2.19-22.16.2
  • glibc-32bit >= 2.19-22.16.2
  • glibc-devel >= 2.19-22.16.2
  • glibc-devel-32bit >= 2.19-22.16.2
  • glibc-i18ndata >= 2.19-22.16.2
  • glibc-locale >= 2.19-22.16.2
  • glibc-locale-32bit >= 2.19-22.16.2
  • nscd >= 2.19-22.16.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2016-1015
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • glibc >= 2.19-38.2
  • glibc-32bit >= 2.19-38.2
  • glibc-devel >= 2.19-38.2
  • glibc-devel-32bit >= 2.19-38.2
  • glibc-i18ndata >= 2.19-38.2
  • glibc-locale >= 2.19-38.2
  • glibc-locale-32bit >= 2.19-38.2
  • nscd >= 2.19-38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-1021
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • glibc >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-32bit >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-devel >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-devel-32bit >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-i18ndata >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-locale >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-locale-32bit >= 2.22-49.16
  • nscd >= 2.22-49.16
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 GA glibc
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • glibc >= 2.22-61.3
  • glibc-32bit >= 2.22-61.3
  • glibc-devel >= 2.22-61.3
  • glibc-devel-32bit >= 2.22-61.3
  • glibc-i18ndata >= 2.22-61.3
  • glibc-locale >= 2.22-61.3
  • glibc-locale-32bit >= 2.22-61.3
  • nscd >= 2.22-61.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA glibc
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Containers 12
  • sles12-docker-image >= 1.1.4-20171002
  • sles12sp1-docker-image >= 1.0.7-20171002
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Containers-12-2017-1672
SUSE-SLE-Module-Containers-12-2017-1673
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • glibc >= 2.11.3-17.102.1
  • glibc-32bit >= 2.11.3-17.102.1
  • glibc-devel >= 2.11.3-17.102.1
  • glibc-devel-32bit >= 2.11.3-17.102.1
  • glibc-html >= 2.11.3-17.102.1
  • glibc-i18ndata >= 2.11.3-17.102.1
  • glibc-info >= 2.11.3-17.102.1
  • glibc-locale >= 2.11.3-17.102.1
  • glibc-locale-32bit >= 2.11.3-17.102.1
  • glibc-locale-x86 >= 2.11.3-17.102.1
  • glibc-profile >= 2.11.3-17.102.1
  • glibc-profile-32bit >= 2.11.3-17.102.1
  • glibc-profile-x86 >= 2.11.3-17.102.1
  • glibc-x86 >= 2.11.3-17.102.1
  • nscd >= 2.11.3-17.102.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-glibc-12712
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • glibc >= 2.19-22.16.2
  • glibc-32bit >= 2.19-22.16.2
  • glibc-devel >= 2.19-22.16.2
  • glibc-devel-32bit >= 2.19-22.16.2
  • glibc-html >= 2.19-22.16.2
  • glibc-i18ndata >= 2.19-22.16.2
  • glibc-info >= 2.19-22.16.2
  • glibc-locale >= 2.19-22.16.2
  • glibc-locale-32bit >= 2.19-22.16.2
  • glibc-profile >= 2.19-22.16.2
  • glibc-profile-32bit >= 2.19-22.16.2
  • nscd >= 2.19-22.16.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2016-1015
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • glibc >= 2.19-38.2
  • glibc-32bit >= 2.19-38.2
  • glibc-devel >= 2.19-38.2
  • glibc-devel-32bit >= 2.19-38.2
  • glibc-html >= 2.19-38.2
  • glibc-i18ndata >= 2.19-38.2
  • glibc-info >= 2.19-38.2
  • glibc-locale >= 2.19-38.2
  • glibc-locale-32bit >= 2.19-38.2
  • glibc-profile >= 2.19-38.2
  • glibc-profile-32bit >= 2.19-38.2
  • nscd >= 2.19-38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1021
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • glibc >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-32bit >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-devel >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-devel-32bit >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-html >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-i18ndata >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-info >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-locale >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-locale-32bit >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-profile >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-profile-32bit >= 2.22-49.16
  • nscd >= 2.22-49.16
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA glibc
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • glibc >= 2.22-61.3
  • glibc-32bit >= 2.22-61.3
  • glibc-devel >= 2.22-61.3
  • glibc-devel-32bit >= 2.22-61.3
  • glibc-html >= 2.22-61.3
  • glibc-i18ndata >= 2.22-61.3
  • glibc-info >= 2.22-61.3
  • glibc-locale >= 2.22-61.3
  • glibc-locale-32bit >= 2.22-61.3
  • glibc-profile >= 2.22-61.3
  • glibc-profile-32bit >= 2.22-61.3
  • nscd >= 2.22-61.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA glibc
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • glibc >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-devel >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-html >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-i18ndata >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-info >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-locale >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-profile >= 2.22-49.16
  • nscd >= 2.22-49.16
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 GA glibc
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • glibc >= 2.11.3-17.102.1
  • glibc-html >= 2.11.3-17.102.1
  • glibc-info >= 2.11.3-17.102.1
Patchnames:
sdksp4-glibc-12712
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12
  • glibc >= 2.19-22.16.2
  • glibc-devel-static >= 2.19-22.16.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2016-1015
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • glibc >= 2.19-38.2
  • glibc-devel-static >= 2.19-38.2
  • glibc-info >= 2.19-38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-1021
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • glibc-devel-static >= 2.22-49.16
  • glibc-info >= 2.22-49.16
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2 GA glibc-devel-static
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • glibc-devel-static >= 2.22-61.3
  • glibc-info >= 2.22-61.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 GA glibc-devel-static
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • glibc >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-32bit >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-debuginfo >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-debuginfo-32bit >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-debugsource >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-devel >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-devel-32bit >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-devel-debuginfo >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-devel-debuginfo-32bit >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-devel-static >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-devel-static-32bit >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-extra >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-extra-debuginfo >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-html >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-i18ndata >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-info >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-locale >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-locale-32bit >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-locale-debuginfo >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-locale-debuginfo-32bit >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-obsolete >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-obsolete-debuginfo >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-profile >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-profile-32bit >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-testsuite >= 2.19-22.2
  • glibc-utils >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-utils-32bit >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-utils-debuginfo >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-utils-debuginfo-32bit >= 2.19-22.1
  • glibc-utils-debugsource >= 2.19-22.1
  • nscd >= 2.19-22.1
  • nscd-debuginfo >= 2.19-22.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2016-852
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • glibc >= 2.22-3.7
  • glibc-32bit >= 2.22-3.7
  • glibc-devel >= 2.22-3.7
  • glibc-extra >= 2.22-3.7
  • glibc-info >= 2.22-3.7
  • glibc-locale >= 2.22-3.7
  • glibc-locale-32bit >= 2.22-3.7
  • nscd >= 2.22-3.7
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA glibc
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • glibc >= 2.22-8.4
  • glibc-32bit >= 2.22-8.4
  • glibc-devel >= 2.22-8.4
  • glibc-extra >= 2.22-8.4
  • glibc-info >= 2.22-8.4
  • glibc-locale >= 2.22-8.4
  • glibc-locale-32bit >= 2.22-8.4
  • nscd >= 2.22-8.4
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA glibc
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • glibc >= 2.24-2.3
  • glibc-32bit >= 2.24-2.3
  • glibc-devel >= 2.24-2.3
  • glibc-devel-32bit >= 2.24-2.3
  • glibc-devel-static >= 2.24-2.3
  • glibc-devel-static-32bit >= 2.24-2.3
  • glibc-extra >= 2.24-2.3
  • glibc-html >= 2.24-2.3
  • glibc-i18ndata >= 2.24-2.3
  • glibc-info >= 2.24-2.3
  • glibc-locale >= 2.24-2.3
  • glibc-locale-32bit >= 2.24-2.3
  • glibc-obsolete >= 2.24-2.3
  • glibc-profile >= 2.24-2.3
  • glibc-profile-32bit >= 2.24-2.3
  • glibc-utils >= 2.24-2.3
  • glibc-utils-32bit >= 2.24-2.3
  • nscd >= 2.24-2.3
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA glibc


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
glibc


Status of this issue by product and package

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP3 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 GA glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS glibc Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA glibc Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 glibc Released