Upstream information

CVE-2017-16844 at MITRE

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the loadbuf function in formisc.c in formail in procmail 3.22 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted e-mail message because of a hardcoded realloc size, a different vulnerability than CVE-2014-3618.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 10
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
CVSS v3 Scores
  SUSE
Base Score 7.1
Vector AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1068648 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • procmail >= 3.22-269.3.5
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2018-118
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • procmail >= 3.22-269.3.5
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-118
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • procmail >= 3.22-2.34
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA procmail
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • procmail >= 3.22-240.8.3.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-procmail-13368
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • procmail >= 3.22-269.3.5
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2018-118
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • procmail >= 3.22-269.3.5
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-118
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • procmail >= 3.22-269.3.5
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2018-118
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4
  • procmail >= 3.22-240.8.3.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-procmail-13368
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2
  • procmail >= 3.22-269.3.5
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2018-118
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3
  • procmail >= 3.22-269.3.5
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-118


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 11 SP1 procmail Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 procmail Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 procmail Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 procmail Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 procmail Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 procmail Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS procmail Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 procmail Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS procmail Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS procmail Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 procmail Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 procmail Released