Upstream information

CVE-2016-6131 at MITRE

Description

The demangler in GNU Libiberty allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop, stack overflow, and crash) via a cycle in the references of remembered mangled types.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5 1.9
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Local
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: 1075785 [REOPENED], 987552 [RESOLVED / MOVED], 987631 [NEW], 987633 [NEW], 987635 [NEW], 987637 [NEW], 987644 [NEW]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 GA binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA gdb Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 gdb Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 gdb Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 crash Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 gdb Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 GA binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 GA crash Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 GA gdb Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 crash Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 gdb Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 gdb Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS crash Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS gdb Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS crash Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS gdb Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS crash Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS gdb Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 crash Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 gdb Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA crash Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA gdb Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS gdb Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 crash Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 gdb Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 gdb Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Realtime 12 SP1 crash Affected