Upstream information

CVE-2017-5601 at MITRE


An error in the lha_read_file_header_1() function (archive_read_support_format_lha.c) in libarchive 3.2.2 allows remote attackers to trigger an out-of-bounds read memory access and subsequently cause a crash via a specially crafted archive.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Analysis

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1022528 [CONFIRMED]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
Carwos (1) libarchive Affected
SLE-HPC (12) libarchive Affected
SLED (12) libarchive Affected
SLES (12) libarchive Affected
SLES-BCL (12) libarchive Affected
SLES-ESPOS (12) libarchive Affected
SLES-LTSS (12) libarchive Affected
SLES-LTSS (15) libarchive Not affected
SLES-LTSS-ERICSSON (12) libarchive Affected
SLES-LTSS-SAP (12) libarchive Affected
SLES_BCL (15) libarchive Not affected
SLES_SAP (12) libarchive Affected
SLES_SAP (15) libarchive Not affected
SLE_HPC-ESPOS (15) libarchive Not affected
SLE_HPC-LTSS (15) libarchive Not affected
SUSE-Manager-Proxy (4.0) libarchive Not affected
SUSE-Manager-Retail-Branch-Server (4.0) libarchive Not affected
SUSE-Manager-Server (4.0) libarchive Not affected
SUSE_SLES (11) bsdtar Not affected
caasp (4.0) libarchive Not affected
hpe-helion-openstack (8) libarchive Affected
ses (6) libarchive Not affected
sle-module-basesystem (15) libarchive Not affected
sle-module-development-tools (15) libarchive Unsupported
sle-sdk (11) bsdtar Not affected
sle-sdk (12) libarchive Affected
sle-studioonsite (1.3) bsdtar Not affected
suse-openstack-cloud (8) libarchive Affected
suse-openstack-cloud (9) libarchive Affected
suse-openstack-cloud-crowbar (8) libarchive Affected
suse-openstack-cloud-crowbar (9) libarchive Affected