Upstream information

CVE-2016-4483 at MITRE

Description

The xmlBufAttrSerializeTxtContent function in xmlsave.c in libxml2 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and application crash) via a non-UTF-8 attribute value, related to serialization. NOTE: this vulnerability may be a duplicate of CVE-2016-3627.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
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: 1026101 [RESOLVED / DUPLICATE], 978395 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • libxml2 >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • python-libxml2 >= 2.9.1-24.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2016-915
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • libxml2 >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • python-libxml2 >= 2.9.1-24.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-915
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.4-27.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.4-27.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.4-27.1
  • python-libxml2 >= 2.9.4-27.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 GA libxml2-2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 GA python-libxml2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.4-45.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.4-45.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.4-45.1
  • python-libxml2 >= 2.9.4-45.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA libxml2-2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA python-libxml2
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 SP2-LTSS
  • libxml2 >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-32bit >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-python >= 2.7.6-0.44.4
Patchnames:
slessp2-libxml2-12616
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3-LTSS
  • libxml2 >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-32bit >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-python >= 2.7.6-0.44.4
Patchnames:
slessp3-libxml2-12616
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • libxml2 >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-32bit >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-python >= 2.7.6-0.44.4
  • libxml2-x86 >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-libxml2-12616
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • libxml2 >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • python-libxml2 >= 2.9.1-24.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2016-915
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • libxml2 >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • python-libxml2 >= 2.9.1-24.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-915
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.4-27.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.4-27.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.9.4-27.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.4-27.1
  • python-libxml2 >= 2.9.4-27.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA libxml2-2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA python-libxml2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.4-45.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.4-45.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.9.4-45.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.4-45.1
  • python-libxml2 >= 2.9.4-45.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA libxml2-2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA python-libxml2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.4-27.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.9.4-27.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.4-27.1
  • python-libxml2 >= 2.9.4-27.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 GA libxml2-2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 GA python-libxml2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • libxml2 >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-devel-32bit >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
Patchnames:
sdksp4-libxml2-12616
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12
  • libxml2 >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.9.1-24.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2016-915
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • libxml2 >= 2.9.1-24.1
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.9.1-24.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-915
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.9.4-27.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2 GA libxml2-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.9.4-45.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 GA libxml2-devel
SUSE Manager 2.1
  • libxml2 >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-32bit >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-python >= 2.7.6-0.44.4
Patchnames:
sleman21-libxml2-12616
SUSE Manager Proxy 2.1
  • libxml2 >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-32bit >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-python >= 2.7.6-0.44.4
Patchnames:
slemap21-libxml2-12616
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 5
  • libxml2 >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-32bit >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.7.6-0.44.1
  • libxml2-python >= 2.7.6-0.44.4
Patchnames:
sleclo50sp3-libxml2-12616
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • libxml2 >= 2.9.1-19.1
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.1-19.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.1-19.1
  • libxml2-2-debuginfo >= 2.9.1-19.1
  • libxml2-2-debuginfo-32bit >= 2.9.1-19.1
  • libxml2-debugsource >= 2.9.1-19.1
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.9.1-19.1
  • libxml2-devel-32bit >= 2.9.1-19.1
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.9.1-19.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.1-19.1
  • libxml2-tools-debuginfo >= 2.9.1-19.1
  • python-libxml2 >= 2.9.1-19.1
  • python-libxml2-debuginfo >= 2.9.1-19.1
  • python-libxml2-debugsource >= 2.9.1-19.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2016-733
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.4-1.4
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.4-1.4
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.9.4-1.4
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.4-1.4
  • python-libxml2 >= 2.9.4-1.3
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA libxml2-2
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA python-libxml2
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.4-10.1
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.4-10.1
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.9.4-10.1
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.4-10.1
  • python-libxml2 >= 2.9.4-10.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA libxml2-2
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA python-libxml2
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • libxml2-2 >= 2.9.4-1.22
  • libxml2-2-32bit >= 2.9.4-1.22
  • libxml2-devel >= 2.9.4-1.22
  • libxml2-devel-32bit >= 2.9.4-1.22
  • libxml2-doc >= 2.9.4-1.22
  • libxml2-tools >= 2.9.4-1.22
  • python-libxml2 >= 2.9.4-1.4
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA libxml2-2
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA python-libxml2


Status of this issue by product and package

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP2 libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP3 libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 GA libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS libxml2 Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 libxml2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 11 SP2 libxml2 Released