Upstream information

CVE-2016-5008 at MITRE

Description

libvirt before 2.0.0 improperly disables password checking when the password on a VNC server is set to an empty string, which allows remote attackers to bypass authentication and establish a VNC session by connecting to the server.

SUSE information

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 4.30 5.76
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Medium Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None Partial
Integrity Impact Partial Partial
Availability Impact None None
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

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 987527 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • libvirt >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-client >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-client-32bit >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-config-network >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-config-nwfilter >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-interface >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-libxl >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-lxc >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-network >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-nodedev >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-nwfilter >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-qemu >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-secret >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-storage >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-lxc >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-qemu >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-xen >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-doc >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-1208
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • libvirt >= 1.2.5-15.3
  • libvirt-client >= 1.2.5-15.3
  • libvirt-client-32bit >= 1.2.5-15.3
  • libvirt-doc >= 1.2.5-15.3
  • libvirt-lock-sanlock >= 1.2.5-15.3
  • perl-Sys-Virt >= 1.2.5-4.2
Patchnames:
slessp4-libvirt-12674
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • libvirt >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-client >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-config-network >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-config-nwfilter >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-interface >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-libxl >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-lxc >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-network >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-nodedev >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-nwfilter >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-qemu >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-secret >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-storage >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-lxc >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-qemu >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-daemon-xen >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-doc >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-lock-sanlock >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1208
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • libvirt >= 1.2.5-15.3
  • libvirt-devel >= 1.2.5-15.3
  • libvirt-devel-32bit >= 1.2.5-15.3
Patchnames:
sdksp4-libvirt-12674
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • libvirt >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-devel >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-1208
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1
  • libvirt >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
  • libvirt-client-32bit >= 1.2.18.4-11.7
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP1-2016-1208
openSUSE 13.2
  • libvirt >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-client >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-client-32bit >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-client-debuginfo >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-client-debuginfo-32bit >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-config-network >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-config-nwfilter >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-debuginfo >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-interface >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-interface-debuginfo >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-libxl >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-libxl-debuginfo >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-lxc >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-lxc-debuginfo >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-network >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-network-debuginfo >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-nodedev >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-nodedev-debuginfo >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-nwfilter >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-nwfilter-debuginfo >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-qemu >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-qemu-debuginfo >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-secret >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-secret-debuginfo >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-storage >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-storage-debuginfo >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-uml >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-uml-debuginfo >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-vbox >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-vbox-debuginfo >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-xen >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-xen-debuginfo >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-lxc >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-qemu >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-uml >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-vbox >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-daemon-xen >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-debugsource >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-devel >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-devel-32bit >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-doc >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-lock-sanlock >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-lock-sanlock-debuginfo >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-login-shell >= 1.2.9-31.1
  • libvirt-login-shell-debuginfo >= 1.2.9-31.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2016-874
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • libvirt >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-client >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-client-32bit >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-client-debuginfo >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-client-debuginfo-32bit >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-config-network >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-config-nwfilter >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-debuginfo >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-interface >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-interface-debuginfo >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-libxl >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-libxl-debuginfo >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-lxc >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-lxc-debuginfo >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-network >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-network-debuginfo >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-nodedev >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-nodedev-debuginfo >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-nwfilter >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-nwfilter-debuginfo >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-qemu >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-qemu-debuginfo >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-secret >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-secret-debuginfo >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-storage >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-storage-debuginfo >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-uml >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-uml-debuginfo >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-vbox >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-driver-vbox-debuginfo >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-lxc >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-qemu >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-uml >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-vbox >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-daemon-xen >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-debugsource >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-devel >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-devel-32bit >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-doc >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-lock-sanlock >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-lock-sanlock-debuginfo >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-login-shell >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
  • libvirt-login-shell-debuginfo >= 1.2.18.4-14.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2016-875
openSUSE-2016-943


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 Desktop 12 GA
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 GA
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 11 SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12 GA
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 GA
libvirt