Upstream information

CVE-2016-9011 at MITRE

Description

The wmf_malloc function in api.c in libwmf 0.2.8.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted wmf file, which triggers a memory allocation failure.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 4.3 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/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 Medium Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5.5
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact High
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1006739 [NEW]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 BSK 12 GA libwmf Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise BSK 12 SP1 libwmf Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 libwmf Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 libwmf Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 libwmf Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 GA libwmf Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 libwmf Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 libwmf Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 GA libwmf Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1 libwmf Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP2 libwmf Affected
SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3 libwmf Affected