Upstream information

CVE-2017-15056 at MITRE

Description

p_lx_elf.cpp in UPX 3.94 mishandles ELF headers, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted binary file, as demonstrated by an Invalid Pointer Read in PackLinuxElf64::unpack().

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate 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 entry: 1062059 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • upx >= 3.94-6.3.1
  • upx-debuginfo >= 3.94-6.3.1
  • upx-debugsource >= 3.94-6.3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-1174
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • upx >= 3.94-9.1
  • upx-debuginfo >= 3.94-9.1
  • upx-debugsource >= 3.94-9.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-1174