Upstream information

CVE-2016-8863 at MITRE


Heap-based buffer overflow in the create_url_list function in gena/gena_device.c in Portable UPnP SDK (aka libupnp) before 1.6.21 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a valid URI followed by an invalid one in the CALLBACK header of an SUBSCRIBE request.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9.8
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1006256 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Leap 15.2
  • libupnp6 >= 1.6.25-lp152.4.1
openSUSE Leap 15.2 GA libupnp6-1.6.25-lp152.4.1
openSUSE Leap 15.3
  • libixml11 >= 1.14.0-bp153.1.19
  • libupnp17 >= 1.14.0-bp153.1.19
openSUSE Leap 15.3 GA libixml11-1.14.0-bp153.1.19
openSUSE Leap 15.4
  • libixml11 >= 1.14.12-bp154.1.66
  • libupnp17 >= 1.14.12-bp154.1.66
openSUSE Leap 15.4 GA libixml11-1.14.12-bp154.1.66
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • libixml11 >= 1.14.10-1.2
  • libixml11-32bit >= 1.14.10-1.2
  • libupnp-devel >= 1.14.10-1.2
  • libupnp17 >= 1.14.10-1.2
  • libupnp17-32bit >= 1.14.10-1.2
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA libixml11-1.14.10-1.2

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Fri Oct 21 11:34:26 2016
CVE page last modified: Wed Oct 26 20:12:40 2022