Upstream information

CVE-2017-12955 at MITRE

Description

There is a heap-based buffer overflow in basicio.cpp of Exiv2 0.26. The vulnerability causes an out-of-bounds write in Exiv2::Image::printIFDStructure(), which may lead to remote denial of service or possibly unspecified other impact.

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 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1054593 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 1061023 [REOPENED], 1068871 [IN_PROGRESS]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
  • exiv2 >= 0.26-6.3.1
  • libexiv2-26 >= 0.26-6.3.1
  • libexiv2-devel >= 0.26-6.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Desktop-Applications-15-2018-1280
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • exiv2 >= 0.26-lp150.5.3.1
  • exiv2-debuginfo >= 0.26-lp150.5.3.1
  • exiv2-debugsource >= 0.26-lp150.5.3.1
  • exiv2-lang >= 0.26-lp150.5.3.1
  • libexiv2-26 >= 0.26-lp150.5.3.1
  • libexiv2-26-32bit >= 0.26-lp150.5.3.1
  • libexiv2-26-32bit-debuginfo >= 0.26-lp150.5.3.1
  • libexiv2-26-debuginfo >= 0.26-lp150.5.3.1
  • libexiv2-devel >= 0.26-lp150.5.3.1
  • libexiv2-doc >= 0.26-lp150.5.3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2018-727


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 SP2 exiv2 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 exiv2 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 GA exiv2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 exiv2 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 exiv2 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3 exiv2 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS exiv2 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 exiv2 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS exiv2 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS exiv2 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 exiv2 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 exiv2 Not affected