Upstream information

CVE-2016-9132 at MITRE

Description

In Botan 1.8.0 through 1.11.33, when decoding BER data an integer overflow could occur, which would cause an incorrect length field to be computed. Some API callers may use the returned (incorrect and attacker controlled) length field in a way which later causes memory corruption or other failure.

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 7.5 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Partial None
Integrity Impact Partial None
Availability Impact Partial Partial
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
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1013209 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • Botan >= 1.6.5-6.1
  • libbotan-1_6_5 >= 1.6.5-6.1
  • libbotan-devel >= 1.6.5-6.1
Patchnames:
sdksp4-Botan-13106
sdksp4-Botan-13119
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • Botan >= 1.10.9-3.1
  • libbotan-1_10-0 >= 1.10.9-3.1
  • libbotan-devel >= 1.10.9-3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2017-723
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • Botan >= 1.10.9-3.1
  • libbotan-1_10-0 >= 1.10.9-3.1
  • libbotan-devel >= 1.10.9-3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2017-723
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • libbotan-1_10-0 >= 1.10.9-3.1
  • libbotan-devel >= 1.10.9-3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 GA libbotan-1_10-0


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 SDK 11 SP4 Botan Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 Botan Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 Botan Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3 Botan Affected