Upstream information

CVE-2017-16942 at MITRE

Description

In libsndfile 1.0.25 (fixed in 1.0.26), a divide-by-zero error exists in the function wav_w64_read_fmt_chunk() in wav_w64.c, which may lead to DoS when playing a crafted audio file.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Running

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 4.3 4.9
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Medium Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial Complete
CVSS v3 Scores
  SUSE
Base Score 6.2
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact High
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1069874 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
  • libsndfile1 >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
  • libsndfile1-32bit >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2018-247
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
  • libsndfile1 >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
  • libsndfile1-32bit >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-247
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.20-2.19.7.3
  • libsndfile-32bit >= 1.0.20-2.19.7.3
  • libsndfile-x86 >= 1.0.20-2.19.7.3
Patchnames:
slessp4-libsndfile-13454
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
  • libsndfile1 >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
  • libsndfile1-32bit >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2018-247
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
  • libsndfile1 >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
  • libsndfile1-32bit >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-247
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
  • libsndfile1 >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2018-247
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.20-2.19.7.3
  • libsndfile-32bit >= 1.0.20-2.19.7.3
  • libsndfile-x86 >= 1.0.20-2.19.7.3
Patchnames:
slessp4-libsndfile-13454
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
  • libsndfile1 >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
  • libsndfile1-32bit >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2018-247
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
  • libsndfile1 >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
  • libsndfile1-32bit >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-247
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.20-2.19.7.3
  • libsndfile-devel >= 1.0.20-2.19.7.3
Patchnames:
sdksp4-libsndfile-13454
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
  • libsndfile-devel >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2018-247
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
  • libsndfile-devel >= 1.0.25-36.7.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-247
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.25-31.1
  • libsndfile-debugsource >= 1.0.25-31.1
  • libsndfile-devel >= 1.0.25-31.1
  • libsndfile-progs >= 1.0.25-31.1
  • libsndfile-progs-debuginfo >= 1.0.25-31.1
  • libsndfile-progs-debugsource >= 1.0.25-31.1
  • libsndfile1 >= 1.0.25-31.1
  • libsndfile1-32bit >= 1.0.25-31.1
  • libsndfile1-debuginfo >= 1.0.25-31.1
  • libsndfile1-debuginfo-32bit >= 1.0.25-31.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2018-140


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3 libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS libsndfile Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS libsndfile Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS libsndfile Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 libsndfile Released