Upstream information

CVE-2016-5418 at MITRE

Description

The sandboxing code in libarchive 3.2.0 and earlier mishandles hardlink archive entries of non-zero data size, which might allow remote attackers to write to arbitrary files via a crafted archive file.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5 2.6
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low High
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact Partial Partial
Availability Impact None None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 998677 [NEW]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • libarchive >= 3.1.2-25.1
  • libarchive13 >= 3.1.2-25.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-1698
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • libarchive >= 3.1.2-25.1
  • libarchive13 >= 3.1.2-25.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2016-1698
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • libarchive13 >= 3.1.2-25.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA libarchive13
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • libarchive-devel >= 3.3.2-1.27
  • libarchive13 >= 3.3.2-1.27
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA libarchive-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15
  • bsdtar >= 3.3.2-1.27
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 GA bsdtar
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • libarchive >= 3.1.2-25.1
  • libarchive13 >= 3.1.2-25.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1698
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • libarchive >= 3.1.2-25.1
  • libarchive13 >= 3.1.2-25.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2016-1698
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • libarchive13 >= 3.1.2-25.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA libarchive13
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • libarchive >= 3.1.2-25.1
  • libarchive13 >= 3.1.2-25.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2016-1698
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1
  • libarchive >= 3.1.2-25.1
  • libarchive13 >= 3.1.2-25.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1698
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2
  • libarchive >= 3.1.2-25.1
  • libarchive13 >= 3.1.2-25.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2016-1698
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • libarchive >= 3.1.2-25.1
  • libarchive-devel >= 3.1.2-25.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-1698
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • libarchive >= 3.1.2-25.1
  • libarchive-devel >= 3.1.2-25.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2016-1698
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • libarchive-devel >= 3.1.2-25.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 GA libarchive-devel
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • libarchive13 >= 3.3.2-lp150.1.9
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA libarchive13
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • bsdtar >= 3.1.2-16.1
  • bsdtar-debuginfo >= 3.1.2-16.1
  • libarchive >= 3.1.2-16.1
  • libarchive-debugsource >= 3.1.2-16.1
  • libarchive-devel >= 3.1.2-16.1
  • libarchive13 >= 3.1.2-16.1
  • libarchive13-32bit >= 3.1.2-16.1
  • libarchive13-debuginfo >= 3.1.2-16.1
  • libarchive13-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.1.2-16.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2016-1404
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • bsdtar >= 3.1.2-16.1
  • bsdtar-debuginfo >= 3.1.2-16.1
  • libarchive >= 3.1.2-16.1
  • libarchive-debugsource >= 3.1.2-16.1
  • libarchive-devel >= 3.1.2-16.1
  • libarchive13 >= 3.1.2-16.1
  • libarchive13-32bit >= 3.1.2-16.1
  • libarchive13-debuginfo >= 3.1.2-16.1
  • libarchive13-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.1.2-16.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2016-1405
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • bsdtar >= 3.1.2-19.3
  • libarchive-devel >= 3.1.2-19.3
  • libarchive13 >= 3.1.2-19.3
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA bsdtar
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • bsdtar >= 3.2.2-2.1
  • libarchive-devel >= 3.2.2-2.1
  • libarchive13 >= 3.2.2-2.1
  • libarchive13-32bit >= 3.2.2-2.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA bsdtar


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 Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 libarchive Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 libarchive Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 GA libarchive Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 libarchive Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 libarchive Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS libarchive Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 libarchive Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 libarchive Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 for Raspberry PI libarchive Released